Listen to the Daily Reading for Saint Sophronius

Listen to the Daily Reading for Saint Sophronius

March 11, 2016 For the Hours – Zechariah 8:7-17 “Thus says the Lord of hosts: Behold, I will save my people from the east country and from the west country; and I will bring them to dwell in the midst of Jerusalem; and they shall be my people and I...

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A Word from OCMC Executive Director Fr. Martin Ritsi on Mission Sunday

A Word from OCMC Executive Director Fr. Martin Ritsi on Mission Sunday

Inspired by the OCMC, the Orthodox Christian Network will be featuring the outstanding missionary outreach of this organization who, in the spirit of Christ’s love, offers the Gospel worldwide, without discrimination, and strengthens the capacity of the Orthodox Church to so respond to the missionary calling.  Please join us in raising awareness for...

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He Had to Become Like Us in Every Way

He Had to Become Like Us in Every Way

Therefore He had to be made like His brethren in every respect, so that He might become a merciful and faithful high priest in the service of God, to make expiation for the sins of the people.  For because He Himself has suffered and been tempted, He is able to...

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In Anticipation of Great Lent

In Anticipation of Great Lent

There is something wonderful about anticipation.  The moments right before an important trip when we are waiting for something to happen and our adrenaline is flowing.  It’s just as much a part of the journey as anything else. The Church understands the power of anticipation.  She built it into her...

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