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Won’t You Be My Neighbor

5 hours 1 min ago

Watch Now.  Join us as Fr. Marcantoni discusses what Professor Jordan Peterson calls the “Matthew Principle” and he takes it as a recognition that nothing stays static. We either progress in the practice and application of the virtues and of justice or our capacity to be a force for good, to...

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Survive, Evade, Resist, Escape

10 hours 14 min ago

Watch Now.  Join us as Fr. Marcantoni explains that the Church exists not as some great moral or ethical system, we preach that the “glorious freedom of  the sons of God” is more than just the banal satisfaction of indulgence, but on the contrary, the freedom to resist circumstance. Neither sin,...

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Christ the Saviour Orthodox Cathedral in Johnstown, PA Offers Livestream Services

11 hours 16 min ago

Welcome to Christ the Saviour Cathedral,  the Cathedral Parish of  The American Carpatho-Russian Orthodox Diocese of the USA (Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople) which is shepherded by His Grace, Bishop Gregory of Nyssa.  Located in the Connemaugh Valley of Western Pennsylvania within the City of Johnstown, we are a vibrant community of...

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Called to Be Disciples and the Awe of the Lord—Part Three

11 hours 31 min ago

Listen Now. We will now be including the daily reading of Epistle and Gospel with The Prayer Team. ENGAGED: The Call to Be Disciples Go, therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, teaching...

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The Search

12 hours 34 min ago

Mina Boulekou, Author-Poetress- Columnist Whether You go,  I will follow You with all my heart,  with all my consciousness. from East to West  like a fiery arrow in the ethereal sky veils. And yet I will stand in the earth spheres like a feather  in the blowing wind opening the...

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Respecting the Divine: Why Australia and All Democracies Should Care About Blasphemy Laws

Wed, 2018/02/21 - 10:59pm

In the past several months, there has been a significant increase in the number of vicious and insensitive anti-Christian public ‘artworks’ and vandalism of churches across Australia. It would be naïve to think Christianity is not frequently insulted or targeted by artists and the media, however, this spike occurred during...

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Remembering Fr. Andres Giron

Wed, 2018/02/21 - 4:19pm

 Fr. Andres Giron is remembered today not only for the land reform movement he pioneered that provided marginalized Mayans in Guatemala with a livelihood, but for his own conversion to the Orthodox Christian faith that brought almost 200,000 Mayans to the faith in largest mass conversions of our times....

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Evangelist Billy Graham has Passed Away

Wed, 2018/02/21 - 2:27pm

Famed, longtime Evangelical Pastor Billy Graham has passed away.  The 99 year old was surrounded by his family when he died in Montreat, NC.  News of his passing has sparked much coverage, and as author Terry Mattingly writes, “diplomats, scholars and journalists will struggle to describe Graham’s impact via preaching,...

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A Reflection on Why We Fast

Wed, 2018/02/21 - 10:12am

This past Saturday, our class had a night out for pizza.  For those who were able to make it, we enjoyed a variety of pizzas.  We ordered a sausage pizza, a buffalo chicken pizza, and there was one we ordered custom… with just about every kind of meat topping you...

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Return of the Icons

Wed, 2018/02/21 - 9:42am

What would you do if somebody came into your house and destroyed all your pictures? What if somebody poked holes in the photos of your family? Or cut through some of the pictures of your friends? Or burned the precious pictures of your grandparents or great-grandparents? That’s exactly what iconoclasts...

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Called to Be Disciples and the Awe of the Lord—Part Two

Wed, 2018/02/21 - 9:13am

Listen Now. We will now be including the daily reading of Epistle and Gospel with The Prayer Team. ENGAGED: The Call to Be Disciples Go, therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, teaching...

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Depending on the zeal

Wed, 2018/02/21 - 8:13am

Elder Joseph of Vatopaidi   Those who follow the path of Christ’s commandments are reborn spiritually and are transfigured. It’s not the same for everyone to the same extent, but depends on their zeal. They’re crucified with Jesus Christ and divine Grace makes them resemble Him Whom they love. Herein...

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World Famous Cantor Alberto Mizrahi Preformed Free Concert and Remarks on his Holocaust Survivor Parents

Tue, 2018/02/20 - 8:59am

WORLD FAMOUS JEWISH CANTOR ALBERTO MIZRAHI PREFORMS FREE CONCERT AND REMARKS ON HIS HOLOCAUST SURVIVOR PARENTS SERIES “AN UNTOLD TALE: THE HOLOCAUST IN GREECE” BEING HELD IN MILWAUKEE JANUARY – MARCH MILWAUKEE, WI: This past Sunday, February 18, at the Jewish Community Center in Whitefish Bay, world famous Cantor Alberto Mizrahi preformed...

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Thoughts on Great Lent

Tue, 2018/02/20 - 8:17am

Metropolitan Ioïl (Frangkakos) of Edessa, Pella, and Almopia   In this period, we have two fasts, as we all know. There are about seven weeks of strict fasting, eight if you include the Cheese-fare weekwhich precedes. For a lot of people this is an enjoyable and desirable time, for others...

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Called to Be Disciples and the Awe of the Lord—Part One

Tue, 2018/02/20 - 8:04am

Listen Now. We will now be including the daily reading of Epistle and Gospel with The Prayer Team. ENGAGED: The Call to Be Disciples Go, therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, teaching...

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Finding Value Again

Mon, 2018/02/19 - 11:13am

Listen Now. We will now be including the daily reading of Epistle and Gospel with The Prayer Team. ENGAGED: The Call to Be Disciples Go, therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, teaching...

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Sunday of Cheese-fare: Forgiving and Fasting’

Mon, 2018/02/19 - 8:21am

Protopresbyter Nikolaos Patsalos   The time of preparation for the Fast ends with the Sunday of Cheese-fare and so we pass into great and blessed Lent, which is full of mixed experiences and feelings transmitted to us in a mystical way by its penitential services. Today’s Gospel reading brings us...

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Forgiveness, Fasting and Fortunes

Sun, 2018/02/18 - 11:04am

Listen Now. We will now be including the daily reading of Epistle and Gospel with The Prayer Team. Forgiveness Sunday Jesus said “For if you forgive men their trespasses, your heavenly Father also will forgive you; but if you do not forgive men their trespasses, neither will your Father forgive...

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I Condemn Hypocrisy

Sun, 2018/02/18 - 8:10am

Sermon preached by Elder Meliton (Hatzi), Metropolitan of Chalcedon (1913-1989) in the Cathedral Church of Athens Cheese-fare Sunday, 8 March, 1970   My friends, There was nothing the Lord castigated so much as hypocrisy. And rightly so, since He saw in it the greatest deceptive danger, which is the satanic...

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It’s “Go Time”

Sat, 2018/02/17 - 10:43am

Listen Now. We will now be including the daily reading of Epistle and Gospel with The Prayer Team. Besides this you know what hour it is, how it is full time now for you to wake from sleep. For salvation is nearer to us now than when we first believed;...

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