The Meaning of the Cross

Learn, my brethren, what is the meaning of the sign of the Cross. When we put our hand on head, it reveals God...

“We Should Love Our Enemies and Should Forgive Them”

There was a man named Saprikios who always fasted, prayed, provided money for poor brides, built churches; he never did a harmful thing but...

Saint Kosmas Aitolos: Humility Is Angelic

The most gracious and merciful God is and is named love; he is and is named Trinity. Moved by compassion, the Lord first created...

Understanding the Holy Trinity – Saint Kosmas Aitolos

The most gracious and merciful God, my brethren, is one and anyone who says that there are many gods is a devil. He is...
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Archons pave the way for the Second International Archon Religious Freedom...

    Archons pave the way for the Second International Archon Religious Freedom Conference in Berlin and vigorously pursue religious freedom issues in...

The Life of Saint Cosmas Aitolos

  The Memory of the Holy New Hieromartyr and Equal to the Apostles, COSMAS of AITOLIA   Saint Cosmas was born in a small...

The Two Wings of Love – Saint Kosmas Aitolos

The most gracious and merciful God, my brethren, has many and various names. He is called light, life, and resurrection. But God's chief name...

September 26 – Feast of Saint John the Theologian

Today is the feast of the Metastasis (Translation) of Saint John the Theologian, the Evangelist and Apostle. The Tradition of the Church states that...
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Viewpoint: Descendants of Asia Minor Catastrophe Look Back

Viewpoint: Descendants of Asia Minor Catastrophe Look Back By Catherine Tsounis               September 23, 2012 commemorates the ninetieth anniversary of the “Burning of...

What We Celebrate On The Feast of the Holy Cross

In the liturgical observances of Good Friday the Church views the Crucifixion within its original setting, as an event in the first Holy Week...

Hymns to the Holy Cross

The following are the Aposticha hymns that are chanted for Great Vespers (Ἑσπερινός) for the feast of the Universal Exaltation of the Precious and Life-giving...
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Trimorphic Muse: Harmony of Dispersed Hellenic Rhythms

Trimorphic Muse: Harmony of Dispersed Hellenic Rhythms by Christos Evangeliou —  April 2006 (Vol. I)/June 2006 (Vol. II) About the book —...

Saint John Maximovitch and the Nativity of the Theotokos

The following is from The Orthodox Veneration of the Mother of God by Archbishop (now Saint) John Maximovitch of Shanghai and San Francisco, a...

Miracle of the Archangel Michael in Colossae

The following is a passage from Orthodox Saints: Volume Three by Father George Poulos regarding a miracle of the Archangel Michael which is celebrated...

Feast of the Prophet Zacharias, the Father of Saint John the...

The Fifth Day of September The 5th of the month, Memory of the Holy and Glorious Prophet ZACHARIAS, Father of Saint John the Baptist...

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