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A Sign and a Miracle (Matth. 9, 1-8)

A Sign and a Miracle (Matth. 9, 1-8)

Metropolitan Ioïl (Frangkakos) of Edessa, Pella, and Almopia   ‘They Brought a Paralytic to Him’ Today, our Lord performs a sign and a miracle in the Gospel reading. The miracle is that He forgave the sins of the paralytic and the sign is that He also cured him in the...
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On Purpose, Miracles and Why We’re Here

On Purpose, Miracles and Why We’re Here

Sponsored by: Saint Sophia Greek Orthodox Cathedral Washington, DC Listen Now.  Join us for a wonderful conversation about purpose – why we’re here on Earth, and leading people to Jesus, between Fr. Chris and Eric Metaxas, author and radio host, about his new book Miracles: What They Are, Why They Happen,...
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Musings from a Grateful Convert: The Miracle of Bright Week

Musings from a Grateful Convert: The Miracle of Bright Week

The entire Orthodox Christian world is in the midst of celebrating the glorious afterglow of Pascha known as Bright Week. With what kind of images can we feed our minds to get the most out of this experience? I would suggest the image of the sun; not the sun itself—you...
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Saint Photius: The Miracle and the Primacy of Truth

Saint Photius: The Miracle and the Primacy of Truth

Stylianos G. Papadopoulos   The Miracle of Truth Saint Photius was the chosen vessel of God in his times. He was, in other words, the outstanding, genuine bearer of Tradition and for that reason was the most famous and therefore the most significant theologian of the period. His outlook and...
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Miracles, Faith and Discernment

Miracles, Faith and Discernment

http://radio.myocn.net/podcast/CRTL/On_Air/crtl032517.mp3 Are you missing what God is doing in your life?  Listen now to the final installment of our conversation on being a Christian. Today our discussion with Fr. Demetrios Tonias focuses on faith and true discernment of the every day miracles God is doing in our lives and the...
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Gratitude Motivates Us to Share—The Miracle of the Five Loaves

Gratitude Motivates Us to Share—The Miracle of the Five Loaves

LET US GIVE THANKS TO THE LORD I give thanks to the Lord with my whole heart. Psalm 9:1 Now when Jesus heard this, He withdrew from there in a boat to a lonely place apart.  But when the crowds heard it, they followed Him on foot from the towns. ...
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Miracle on Hope Street

Miracle on Hope Street

Written by Kristin (Xrisanthi) Giannas. The floors have just been shined, and the little white church dedicated to Archangel Michael in Tarpon Springs is about to get a new front door. As preparations are being made for hundreds of visitors, Stavroula Pololos of Montreal is sitting in one of the...
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The Commemoration of the Miracle Wrought by Archangel Michael in Colossae

The Commemoration of the Miracle Wrought by Archangel Michael in Colossae

  Listen to the Daily Reading for September 6, 2016, St. Paul’s Letter to the Hebrews 2:2-10 BRETHREN, if the message declared by angels was valid and every transgression or disobedience received a just retribution, how shall we escape if we neglect such a great salvation? It was declared at...
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Pascha, Miracles and Church Fires

Pascha, Miracles and Church Fires

Welcome to “This Week in Orthodoxy”, the world’s only online video newscast focused on events in the life of the Orthodox Church.  I’m Emmy Louvaris. These are some of the stories making headlines this week. Orthodox Christians Observe Pascha China’s first Orthodox priest in sixty years Thousands flock to ‘miracle’...
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Miracle Icon of St. John the Baptist is Still Streaming Oil

Miracle Icon of St. John the Baptist is Still Streaming Oil

In October 2015, OCN reported that there was a miracle icon at the Assumption Greek Orthodox Church in Homer Glen, IL that was streaming oil.  (Oil from Icon Is a Sign of Saint’s Presence) Fr. Sam (Sotirios) Dimitriou, the parish priest, told us oil had been on the icon of St. John the...
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OCMC News – Miracles and Milestones: Missions in 2015

OCMC News – Miracles and Milestones: Missions in 2015

by Alex Goodwin (Posted 12/28/2015) 2015 has been an amazing year for Orthodox missions and the Orthodox Christian Mission Center (OCMC). None of it would have been possible without your prayers, support, and service. What follows are some highlights from the Mission Center programs that have shared Christ with a...
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WSJ – Mother Teresa Set for Sainthood After Vatican Approves Second Miracle

WSJ – Mother Teresa Set for Sainthood After Vatican Approves Second Miracle

The Wall Street Journal reported today that Mother Teresa is set for Sainthood after the Vatican approved a ‘Second Miracle’.  Mother Teresa, born in 1910, accomplished much in her 87 years of life in service to the poor.  As you may know, Mother Teresa was the founder of Missionaries of Charity, an order of...
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