Posts about Thanksgiving

Pemptousia Partnership

Thanksgiving and Dismissal

The last part of the Divine Liturgy consists of the thanksgiving for Holy Communion and the Dismissal. The priest takes the chalice and paten to the Preparation…

Feb 23, 2017
Led by the Spirit

There for the Taking

There for the Taking I had the opportunity to do my hospital ministry during seminary at Shattuck Hospital. It was one of the poorest hospitals in the…

Feb 16, 2017
The Sounding Blog

Contemplating Thanksgiving and the Gifts of God’s Creation

Thanksgiving—the time when we reap the harvest of our hands, when the efforts over the spring and summer show all was not in vain as we feast on the…

Nov 23, 2016
The Prayer Team

Listen to the Daily Reading for January 17, 2016

  12th Sunday of Luke St. Paul’s Letter to the Hebrews 13:17-21 Prokeimenon. Grave Mode. Psalm 115.15,12 Precious in the sight of the Lord is…

Jan 16, 2016
Orthodox Youth and Young Adult Programs

Watch Be the Bee – Episode 87 – Give Thanks to the Lord

Inspired by the Department of Youth & Young Adult Ministries of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese, the Orthodox Christian Network is proud to feature…

Dec 14, 2015
Philoptochos

The Metropolis of Chicago ‘Feed The Hungry’ Program

On Thanksgiving day in Chicago this year, the Orthodox communities of Annunciation Cathedral and St. George came together to serve meals to the poor, homeless…

Nov 30, 2015
Orthodox Culture

Thank You, O Lord

Protopresbyter Alexander Schmemann, the late Dean of Saint Vladimir’s Seminary, was dedicated to writing, preaching, and teaching about the Eucharist….

Nov 28, 2015
Orthodox News

The Spirit of Thanksgiving

  Looking for a great Thanksgiving Day story? With retail stores open on Thursday, and mega ads for Black Friday, it’s nice to read a story about…

Nov 26, 2015
The Sounding Blog

Lincoln and a Wartime Thanksgiving

The Orthodox Christian Network is proud to feature inspirational writings that serve as reminders of ‘Sparks of Good’ and examples of God’s…

Nov 26, 2015
Walking in Faith

Be a Giver

  As we approach the Thanksgiving holiday where we give thanks for what we’ve received, in this sermon, Fr. Nicholas talks about how we were created…

Nov 25, 2015