Do All Religions Lead to God?

Do All Religions Lead to God?

When we speak about religion, we need to understand what we mean by it. Organized and established religions? Spirituality? Traditional faith? Belief systems? Etc. This diversity of perception and interpretation is a real challenge, even for us Orthodox. Is Orthodox Christianity a religion and a religion like any other? As...

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Ladder of Divine Ascent

Ladder of Divine Ascent

http://radio.myocn.net/podcast/HOT/HOT_2013/HOT_130412.mp3 On Harmony of Thunder, for the Sunday of St. John Climacus, we hear a reflection from Fr. David Smith on the Ladder of Divine Ascent. Why would you work to assure your salvation?  The Ladder of Divine Ascent Kindle Edition

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Can You Trust the Bible?

Can You Trust the Bible?

Manuscripts, archaeology, and prophecy not only chart a secure course through the turnpikes of skepticism but also demonstrate conclusively that the Bible can indeed be trusted. —Hank Hanegraaff  Answer:  If there is a more significant question, I am wholly unaware of what it might be. If the Bible is not...

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Just How Old is the Orthodox Christian Church?

Just How Old is the Orthodox Christian Church?

Ever wonder How old is the Orthodox Church? LISTEN NOW.  If you are a Roman Catholic, your Church shared the same rich apostolic and doctrinal heritage as the Orthodox Church for the first thousand years of its history; since during the first millennium they were one in the same Church. ...

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The Great Return – The renewal of Orthodoxy in Britain

The Great Return – The renewal of Orthodoxy in Britain

This inaugural video of The Academy of St Juliana focuses on the history of Orthodoxy in the British Isles and the role of the liturgical arts in the renewal of the spiritual and cultural life of the community and the nation. This video features interviews with: Archimandrite Philip of the...

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The Hero’s Journey. Walking the path to Christ Likeness

The Hero’s Journey. Walking the path to Christ Likeness

Orthodox Christian Network Parish Partner Saint Sophia Greek Orthodox Cathedral of Washington, DC hosted popular “Orthodoxy Boot Camp” lecture series!  Over 100 participants.  Sponsored by: Saint Sophia Ministry of Outreach and Evangelism & Young Adult League (YAL). Media Sponsor: Orthodox Christian Network. Check out previous series.  Divine Liturgy 101 – Breaking...

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Liturgy Unlocked: Orthodox Christian Bootcamp

Liturgy Unlocked: Orthodox Christian Bootcamp

Orthodox Christian Network Parish Partner Saint Sophia Greek Orthodox Cathedral of Washington, DC hosted popular “Orthodoxy Boot Camp” lecture series!  Over 100 participants.  Sponsored by: Saint Sophia Ministry of Outreach and Evangelism & Young Adult League (YAL). Media Sponsor: Orthodox Christian Network. Orthodox Christian Bootcamp Lecture Series Have you ever...

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What is the Church?

What is the Church?

Panteleïmon Tomazos   What is the Church? How do we define it? The Church and life are hard to define, because what’s defined is confined. The Church can be described only through the language of images, such as a vine, the body of Christ or the flock of rational sheep....

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Sunday of Orthodoxy Celebrated Worldwide

Sunday of Orthodoxy Celebrated Worldwide

Why do we celebrate the Sunday of Orthodoxy on the first Sunday of Lent, what are it’s implications for us today as it had for the 9th century Byzantine Empire? The defeat of Iconoclasm in 843 led to the veneration of icons, the restoration of Icons and the birth of...

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Seven Ways to Answer, “What is Orthodoxy?”

Seven Ways to Answer, “What is Orthodoxy?”

http://radio.myocn.net/podcast/CRTL/On_Air/crtl080616.mp3 Listen Now. In this edition of Come Receive the Light, we listen to an interview with Dr. Lynn Ponton on children and violence. Is the child’s environment too violent?  Dr. Ponton suggests we look at surrounding life influences, home atmosphere, and media use. This is a powerful series for...

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Theological and Historical Aspects of Lent

Theological and Historical Aspects of Lent

http://radio.myocn.net/podcast/OCN_Now_2016/OCN_Now_Archbishop_Demetrios_Great_Lent_160316.mp3 His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios spoke to the staff and students of Hellenic College Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology during the Annual Clean Monday Retreat. Listen as he addresses theological and historical perspectives of the Lenten Journey that awaits Orthodox Christians. This deep lesson of the larger soteriological...

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For God is With Us

For God is With Us

Listen Now Does God suffer when we suffer? Listen as His Eminence Metropolitan Kallistos (Ware) of Diokleia answers this question during a U.S lecture tour on aspects of Divine Compassion. In this recording, he is addressing the faithful at SS. Peter and Paul Greek Orthodox Church in Glenview, IL. The...

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