Santa Claus vs Saint Nicholas

Santa Claus vs Saint Nicholas


Have you been good?  Is Santa coming to your house? Or do you favor St. Nicholas over the jolly man in red?  Listen as Fr. Chris Metropulos speaks with Kristine Kallimani, a licensed Mental Health Counselor and an associate of the Orthodox Christian Counseling Institute (OCCI,) as they discuss the benefits of allowing children to believe in Santa and what to do once kids start asking questions.   

And if you are a fan of The Rudder, OCN’s 24/7 internet radio station providing Orthodox sacred music, stay tuned as Fr. Chris speaks with Ben Williams of regarding their extensive CD collection of liturgical music.  Their collection includes music from Greece, Russia, America, Romania and many more. 

About author

Fr. Chris Metropulos

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.