Shaped by a life of service to Christ’s Church, Fr. Christopher has dedicated himself to using all the tools God has placed at his disposal to spread the light of Orthodoxy across America. As Founding Father and host of the Orthodox Christian Network (OCN) and the “Come Receive The Light” national Orthodox Christian radio program, he shepherds a dynamic and rapidly expanding ministry bringing joy, hope, and salvation in Jesus Christ to millions of listeners on Internet and land-based radio around the world in more than 130 countries. Fr. Christopher is the former President of Hellenic College Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology and Parish Priest of Saint Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church in Ft. Lauderdale, FL.
“On Earth as it is in Heaven, Putting Orthodox Theology and Ecology into Practice” is a conference hosted by The Orthodox Fellowship of the Transfiguration that was held in Washington, DC. OCN’s Fr. Christopher Metropulos attended the event, and below you can see his interviews with notable guests, including Keynote Speaker His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios.
In this video, Fr. Christopher Metropulos interviews His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios of America, primate of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America. His Eminence was one of the keynote speakers at the conference and describes in this interview the moral and spiritual challenges of Global Climate Change.
In this video, Fr. Christopher Metropulos interviews Fred Krueger, executive director of the Orthodox Fellowship of the Transfiguration. Mr. Krueger describes how Orthodox theology informs an ecological attitude toward preserving the environment.
Dr. Lise Van Susteren is an environmental activist and psychiatrist in Washington DC. She addressed the conference on the topic “The Psychological Impacts of Climate Change.” Here, Fr. Chris interviews her for a preview of her talk.