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Wednesday, September 30, 2020

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From the Epistles of Saint Peter

The following is from the Epistles of Saint Peter the Apostle: - "Likewise you younger people, submit yourselves to your elders. Yes, all...

The Apostles Peter and Paul, Christ, & the End of the World

Given that in some segments of our society, we are constantly hearing about predictions about the date and time of the end of the...

The Nativity of Saint John the Baptist

  Today I want to share something different from my few previous posts related to Saint Paul because of the feast day.   ...

“It Is No Longer I Who Live But Christ Lives In Me”

The following is from Saint Paul's Epistle to the Galatians: 1. "I have been crucified with Christ; it is no longer I who...

From Saint Paul’s Epistle to the Romans

In the Orthodox Church, we are currently in the period of the Apostles' Fast (Νηστεία των Αγίων Αποστόλων). This is a period of fasting...

“Though Your Sins Be As Purple, I Will Make Them White As Snow”

A model for true repentance is given to us by the Prophet Isaiah who incites the Jews to repent and return to God.  This...

Saint Nectarios and Confession

Confession Is Necessary Confession is necessary for the following reasons: i) because it is a commandment of God; ii) because it brings back and...

Saint Nectarios of Aegina and Repentance

Concerning the Invitation to Sinners by God the Lover of Mankind Through all of the prophets, God has invited all those who have sinned...

Elder Philotheos and His Concern for Greece

I close my posts regarding Elder Philotheos Zervakos with this piece of wisdom, which I think is timely. Elder Philotheos once wrote this to...

Life After Death

“It is natural for people to be saddened for the deprivation and the death of their beloved spouses, children, parents, brothers, relatives, and friends....

Through Many Afflictions, the Lord Said, Shall We Enter Life

“For one to go into eternal life and the Kingdom of the heavens, the path is narrow, it has obstacles, afflictions, distresses, illnesses and...

Love and Humility – Two Medicines

I am sending you a recipe containing two medicines very effective against all the passions and which cure every passion, every evil and sin....

Counsels from Elder Philotheos Zervakos

- When I read the lives of the Saints as a child, I felt as though a ray of divine light had entered my...

The Present Transitory Life is Like the Sea

"The present transitory life is like the sea, and we are the ships. Just as ships at sea, we don't encounter only peace, but...

Life Without Christ Is Not Life

Γεια σας! My name is Konstantinos (Dino) Koutroubas. I am from Philadelphia and currently a seminarian studying at Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology...

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Greek/Cuban American Candidate for Congress Promotes American Dream, Fights Socialism

Special to the Hellenic News of America Nicole Malliotakis wants to keep the American Dream alive, like it was for her Greek and Cuban immigrant...

My visit to Artsakh

“There is no Alternative to Freedom” was a banner prominently displayed on an apartment building in Stepanakert, of the Armenian Republic of Artsakh during...

Port Jefferson AHEPA Chapter 319 Hosts Third Annual Fishing Trip

By Chris Pappis, AHEPA D6 Secretary Port Jefferson AHEPA Chapter 319 hosted their signature event which was the 3rd Annual Fall Fishing Trip. It was...

AHEPA Applauds Secretary Pompeo’s Visit to Greece

Supreme President George G. Horiates has issued the following statement: AHEPA applauds the visit of Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to Greece. The visit demonstrated...

AHEPA Condemns Turkey’s Latest Aggression, Calls for EU Sanctions

Supreme President George G. Horiates has issued the following statement: Turkey continues to demonstrate it is the root cause of instability and turmoil in the...