International Society of Orthodox Church Music

International Society of Orthodox Church Music

Continuing our monthly theme of Faith and Nations, we’ll hear from Fr. Ivan Moody of the International Society for Orthodox Church Music, www.isocm.com. Plus, we’ll speak with author Kh. Krista West about her new book on Orthodox vestments and we will also speak to Richard Raymond Barrett about the St. John of...

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Sexual Identity

Sexual Identity

http://radio.myocn.net/podcast/CRTL/On_Air/crtl071313wv.mp3 Sexual identity continues to be a discussion throughout the world, but where is the Orthodox voice on gender and sexual identity when we turn on the news or view in social media? Here to talk about one news story that’s getting national attention is Fr. Sergei Sveshnikov of Holy...

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Dealing with Life’s Difficulties

Dealing with Life’s Difficulties

http://radio.myocn.net/podcast/CRTL/On_Air/crtl070613wv.mp3 How many of us feel defeated in some area of our life? Maybe we’re struggling to keep a job we don’t like, recently had a relationship end, or are facing a serious health issue? Dr. Alex Lickerman is back to talk about how we can not only deal with...

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Good Communication and Relationships, Part 2

Good Communication and Relationships, Part 2

Sponsored By: Orthodox Christian Counseling Institute (OCCI) http://radio.myocn.net/podcast/CRTL/On_Air/crtl062913wv.mp3   Fr. Chris continues his conversation with Dr. Ary Christofidis of the Orthodox Christian Counseling Institute this week. Last week, they discussed the importance of listening, and they are now moving on to some everyday examples of how communication can break down between couples,...

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Good Communication and Relationships

Good Communication and Relationships

Sponsored By: Orthodox Christian Counseling Institute (OCCI)   Tune in this week to hear the first part of Fr. Chris’ talk with Dr. Ary Christofidis of the Orthodox Christian Counseling Institute. Dr. Christofidis talks about the importance and effects of good communication in our relationships today. He also offers practical tips on...

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Gay Marriage

Gay Marriage

Join Fr. Chris as he speaks with Fr. Sergei Sveshnikov on the topic of gay marriage. Why does the Orthodox Church hold the view it does? How do we communicate that view with Christian love? You won’t want to miss this open and honest conversation!

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Online Communication and Real Relationships

Online Communication and Real Relationships

Dr. Alex Lickerman joins Fr. Chris to talk about how our online communication affects our real-life relationships. Dr. Lickerman is a general internist, former director of primary care and current assistant vice president for Student Health and Counseling Services at the University of Chicago. He’s also the author of an...

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Talking without Gossiping

Talking without Gossiping

This week on CRTL, Fr. Chris speaks with our 2012 OCN HERO, Kenny Kidd. Tune in to hear about Kenny’s incredible history of non-profit and volunteer work. Plus, we kick off our monthly theme of Being Heard with guest Kh. Maggie Hock who offers her thoughts on how we can...

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Sex and Cohabitation

Sex and Cohabitation

Tune in for our final week of “Let’s Talk About Sex” to hear about living together before marriage and what God’s purpose for our sexuality is. Fr. Joseph Purpura speaks about the holiness of our sexuality and how it is meant to enrich our marital lives. We’ll also hear from...

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Talking to Your Kids About Sex

Talking to Your Kids About Sex

This week on CRTL we get an update from Anne Van Fossen of the Classical Learning Resource Center, which offers a range of online courses. To learn more about their upcoming courses, visit www.clrchomeschool.com. Plus, we’ll continue our monthly conversation about sex and faith with Dr. Philip Mamalakis of Holy...

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Friends with Benefits – Is This Common?

Friends with Benefits – Is This Common?

Tune in for our show on the monthly topic of “Let’s Talk About Sex.” We start out by hearing from Dr. Albert Rossi on friends-with-benefits arrangements. How common is that behavior? What does it reveal about not only our understanding of sex, but also our view of relationships? But first,...

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Being Bread

Being Bread

Tune in to hear a Paschal message from host Fr. Chris Metropulos, as well as an interview with Dr. Stephen Muse. Dr. Muse will tell us about his latest book, Being Bread, about the life we are missing and a life God wants to give us. You can purchase Being...

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