Δεύτε Λάβετε Φως – χαράς των Χριστουγέννων

Δεύτε Λάβετε Φως – χαράς των Χριστουγέννων

Ο Δημήτρης Καραβασίλης παρουσιάζει μέσα απο μια ομιλία του Αγίου Ιωάννου του Χρυσοστόμου την αιτία και την ποιότητα της αληθινής χαράς των Χριστουγέννων!

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“Don’t Be Afraid!”

“Don’t Be Afraid!”

OCN Executive Director Rev. Dr. Christopher Metropulos shares his reflections on the real joy of this holy season.

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Patriarchal Encyclical for Christmas

Patriarchal Encyclical for Christmas

+ BARTHOLOMEW By God’s Mercy Archbishop of Constantinople-New Rome and Ecumenical Patriarch To the Plenitude of the Church: Grace, mercy, and peace from the Savior Christ, born in Bethlehem Beloved brothers and sisters, children in the Lord, “For to us a child is born, to us a son is given.”...

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Las Pascuas Navideñas

Las Pascuas Navideñas

In Spanish, Christmas can be referred to in a couple of ways. We have all heard José Feliciano singing “Feliz Navidad.” But, it can also be referred to as “Las Pascuas Navideñas,” which can mean either Christmas Day or the Christmas Season or “La Pascua de Navidad” which is only...

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Christ is Born! Glorify Him!

Christ is Born! Glorify Him!

“For unto you is born this day in the city of David a Savior, which is Christ the Lord.” (Luke 2:11) It is under unimaginable conditions of Apartheid that Christians in Bethlehem continue to share the Good News. Christ is Born! Glorify Him! The Orthodox Holy Nativity Liturgy is always...

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Δεύτε Λάβετε Φως – θέμα των Χριστουγένων

Δεύτε Λάβετε Φως – θέμα των Χριστουγένων

Ο Δημήτρης Καραβασίλης παρουσιάζει την ομιλία του καθηγητή του Πανεπιστημίου Σωτηρίου Δεσπότη με θέμα την έκ-ληξη των Χριστουγένων. Μέσα απο την πορεία της ομιλίας αντιλαμβανόμαστε οτι ο σύγχρονος τρόπος εορτασμού απέχει πολύ απο τα γεγονότα που συνέβησαν τότε και έδωσαν αφορμή για τον σημερινή εορτή. Επίσης τονίζεται οτι το κέντρο...

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O, Only Begotten Son

O, Only Begotten Son

http://radio.myocn.net/podcast/WIST_2013/WIST_131220.mp3 On Worship in Spirit and Truth, we join Dr. Demetrios Katos, as he helps listeners get more out of the Divine Liturgy – and the Christmas season – by examining the hymn “O, Only Begotten Son.”

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The Nativity Fast: What’s it all about?

The Nativity Fast: What’s it all about?

http://radio.myocn.net/podcast/TT/TT_2013/TT_131115.mp3   Listen Now. As we begin the Nativity Fast, stop and thank about the significance of this important Church discipline.   ABOUT THE ORTHODOX CHRISTIAN NETWORK Orthodox Christian Network (OCN) is a 501(c)3 and an official agency of the Assembly of Canonical Bishops of the United States of America . It is a recognized...

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The Gospel of Matthew, Part 3

The Gospel of Matthew, Part 3

Fr. Chris offers the third class in the series, focusing on the story of the Magi visiting the Christ Child, the escape to Egypt, and the slaughter of the Innocents. STUDY GUIDE The Gospel of Matthew Matthew 2:1-8, 2:9-12, 2:13-18 Things you should know: A. Visit of the Magi (Matt...

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The Gospel of Matthew, Part 2

The Gospel of Matthew, Part 2

Fr. John offers the second class in the series. He focuses on the narrative of Jesus’ birth. “The Nativity is best understood in relation to the coming salvation and its prophetic expectation, which had been already promised by the Lord speaking through Isaiah.” St. John Chrysostom STUDY GUIDE The Gospel...

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