St. Paul says, "It is God who makes both us and you stand firm in Christ" (2 Corinthians 1:21). In a certain sense, every verse in the Bible is telling us to stand firm. In this homily, Fr. Patrick Reardon encourages us to do just that.
The topic of Chicago Synergy’s 2016 Symposium was “Holiness in Contemporary Culture” and featured Hieromonk Alexii (formerly Fr. Paisius Altschul) of the Serbian Archdiocese of the Midwest. The gathering took place at St. George Antiochian Orthodox Church in Cicero, Illinois.
On a new "Orthodox Life Hacks," high-school seniors Andja Bjeletich and Maria Tudora discuss the similarities and differences between growing up in a priest's family and growing up in a convert family.
This is a lecture from St. Vladimir's Seminary's annual Orthodox Education Day event, held this year on October 1, 2016. The speaker is Dr. Mary B. Cunningham, lecturer in Historical Theology in the Department of Theology and Religious Studies at the University of Nottingham, England.
Do Orthodox Christians believe in the Bible? On the first episode of the new season of The OCF Podcast, media student leader Dan Bein asks Fr. Brendan Pelphrey this question and more.
This is the first of three lectures from St. Vladimir's Seminary's annual Orthodox Education Day event, held this year on October 1, 2016. The speaker is Nicole Paxton Sullo, Ph.D. candidate, History of Art Department, Yale University.
November 3-5 are the dates for the 2016 OCAMPR (Orthodox Christian Association of Medicine, Psychology, and Religion) Conference at Holy Cross/Helenic College in Brookline, MA. We speak with 2 of the 3 plenary speakers - Dr. Al Rossi (Psychologist) and Dr. Donald Jenkins (Physician).
Our lives are chapters in a greater story. What part are you playing: the all-star athlete, the Greek American, the top of your class? What about the disciple of Christ? This week on "Be the Bee," Steven Christoforou asks us to refocus our lives in God's story, the greater story of salvation.
Justin (Nicolai) Bingham joins us from Japan to describe the Orthodox experience there from the perspective of an American convert. Included in the interview are a couple of recordings from the services in Japan.