The Holy Martyr Silouan of the Lavra of Saint Sergius

The Holy Martyr Silouan of the Lavra of Saint Sergius

The Holy Martyr Silouan, the disciple and biographer of Saint Maximos the Confessor, known as ‘the Greek’, of the Holy Monastery of Vatopaidi, was a saintly monk of the Lavra of Saint Sergius. He was imbued with the same spirit as his Elder and teacher and proved to be his...

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Addictions and Hope: How Do You Manage the Unmanageable?

Addictions and Hope: How Do You Manage the Unmanageable?

Join Father Michael Marcantoni and Dr. Emily Adamopoulos of the Metropolis of Detroit for a special edition of OCN’s Facebook Weekly Real Deal. They will be tackling the daunting question of how to understand and address the topic of  addictions, their effect on communities and families and what we can do...

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Psalm 62—Awake to God

Psalm 62—Awake to God

For God alone my soul waits in silence; from Him comes my salvation.  He only is my rock and my salvation, my fortress; I shall not be greatly moved. Psalm 62: 1-2 If you ask the average person what is the first thing they do each morning, the answer is...

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