Posts about saints

Come Receive the Light - Greek

Η εντολή της αγάπης

“Η εντολή της αγάπης για τον πλησίον επομένως, όσο μεγάλη και δύσκολη κι αν μας φαίνεται,…

Oct 04, 2014
The Sounding

A Reflection on a Reflection

I recall sitting down to write my An Orthodox Response to Beheading by Muslims, and as my re-inaugural piece for the Orthodox Christian Network (a number…

Oct 02, 2014
Be Transfigured

LIVE Bible Study: The Church of the Holy Apostles, Session 4

Welcome to our online Bible study!  The title for this session is “The Church of the Holy Apostles: A Bible Study on the Book of Acts.” Our…

Oct 01, 2014
The Children's Word

The Children’s Word: Do You Have an Enemy?

Welcome to The Children’s Word, a weekly ministry of the Orthodox Christian Network brought to you by Presvytera Alexandra Houck! This week, you…

Oct 01, 2014
Orthodox Christian Reference Guide

Saint Herman of Alaska

It’s hard to tell just who Saint Herman of Alaska was before he became a monk. Back in the mid 1700s, not many countries kept birth and death records,…

Sep 30, 2014
Adult Study Classes

The Gospel of Matthew, Part 32

Matthew 14:1-12 – Herod’s Fears Meaning of the story: The importance of knowing the people of the Bible passage, who they really are, and…

Sep 29, 2014
The Sounding

Saint Silouan the Athonite and His Relevance Today: Part 4

According to St. Silouan, and our entire Orthodox tradition, spiritual life entails spiritual warfare. This is a primary point that we must fully acknowledge…

Sep 29, 2014
Divine Liturgy Broadcast

Divine Liturgy on the First Sunday of Luke

This is the service of Divine Liturgy celebrated on the morning of the First Sunday of Luke. On this day, we commemorated the falling asleep of St. John…

Sep 28, 2014
The Sounding

Saint Silouan the Athonite and His Relevance Today: Part 3

The broad appeal of the writings of Saint Silouan is based on a combination of other factors as well. The fact that he was uneducated and ‘almost illiterate,’…

Sep 26, 2014
Come Receive the Light

The Orthodox Church in Russia

Our program begins with a brief conversation with Dr. David Ford, who continues his series on married saints with the story of Saint Angelis the Goldsmith….

Sep 25, 2014

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