Evangelism and Orthodoxy

Evangelism and Orthodoxy

April 2010

How do Orthodox Christians evangelize and what is our responsibility in sharing our faith?


Episodes

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Roads From Emmaus Apr 19, 2010

Evangelism and Orthodoxy - Part 2

Here is part 2 of Fr. Andrew's lecture. Be sure to download the pdf file that accompanies part 1.

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Roads From Emmaus Apr 05, 2010

Evangelism and Orthodoxy

Part 1 of a lecture on evangelism given on March 7, 2010, at St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Cathedral in Bethlehem, PA, at a gathering of the Fellowship of Orthodox Christians of the Lehigh Valley. Fr. Andrew references a Gospel tract which can be downloaded by clicking on the Adobe logo to the right.

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Singing the Triumphal Hymn Feb 21, 2010

Unchurched, Unrepentant, Uninterested

Fr. John Finley presents a tribute to Fr. Jack Sparks, who fell asleep in the Lord on February 8, 2010. Featured is a speech delivered by Fr. Jack at the very first Missions and Evangelism Conference in 1988.

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Singing the Triumphal Hymn Dec 13, 2009

The Holy Spirit and Evangelism

Fr. John presents a lecture by his late pastor, teacher, and spiritual mentor, the Very Reverend J. Richard Ballew. December 13th marks the one-year anniversary of his passing.

"As much as anything else, evangelism is bringing people to active participation in liturgical worship and prayer." —V. Rev. J. Richard Ballew

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Faith and Philosophy Oct 05, 2009

Theological Language, Ecumenical Dialogue, and Evangelism: Part III

Clark argues that ecumenical dialogue on matters that we Orthodox have no intention of changing is a fruitless endeavor.

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Faith and Philosophy Sep 14, 2009

Theological Language, Ecumenical Dialogue, and Evangelism: Part II

Clark explains that while all theology begins as narrative, it is fulfilled in doxology.

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Orthodox Conference on Missions and Evangelism 2009 Sep 08, 2009

Charles Ajalat - Growing the Church Through Evangelism

In his 2nd talk, Charles tells about the Oklahoma City evangelism campaign and what was learned. How can we effectively introduce people to Orthodoxy?

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Faith and Philosophy Aug 23, 2009

Theological Language, Ecumenical Dialogue, and Evangelism: Part I

Clark explores the term "theologian" and identifies who is and who ain't - but more importantly, why.

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Pilgrims from Paradise Jul 02, 2009

Evangelism And The Chalice

Matthew shows how Christ's invitation in Scriptures to His disciples is surpassed by His invitation to us today to partake of His Body and Blood.

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Orthodixie Jun 08, 2009

SmallTown Heroes, Orthodox Evangelism, And You

Fr. Joseph revisits a previous podcast -- with a bit of an update: He's got some CDs to give away from the group The SmallTown Heroes. You’ll hear a bit about them in this week’s episode. But, be sure to listen for details at podcast’s end for how to receive your FREE copy of their new CD, “Lo, the Hard Times”.  Enjoy!

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Musing on Mission Feb 11, 2009

The Celtic Way of Evangelism

What can we learn from Catholics in Ireland? Fr. Gabriel explains the Celtic way of evangelism, which he believes is directly applicable to the Orthodox Church.

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Paradosis Sep 27, 2008

What if Sid and Nancy came to your church? Reflections on Orthodox Evangelism

Fr. John makes four points about what Orthodox evangelism is - and isn't.

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re/Call Jul 29, 2008

Share Your Faith Through the Way You Live - Part 3

In this episode, Jason looks at how you can invite your friends to church services. You can also download a free "re/CALL This!" graphic for this episode, with a quote from the Antiochian Department of Missions and Evangelism about your personal testimony regarding why you're Orthodox, by visiting the re/CALL website.

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re/Call Jul 17, 2008

Share Your Faith Through the Way You Live - Part 1

In this episode, Jason looks at how you can share your faith with others through the way you live. You can also download a free "re/CALL This!" graphic for this episode, with a prayer from the Antiochian Department of Missions and Evangelism for outreach, by visiting the re/CALL website.

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re/Call Jul 03, 2008

Should I Share My Faith with Others?

In this episode, Jason looks at why we should share our faith with others, as well as the Orthodox history of evangelism. You can also download a free "re/CALL This!" graphic for this episode, with a quotation from Metropolitan PHILIP about evangelism, by visiting the re/CALL website.

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Watering the Branch May 31, 2008

What is Personal Evangelism All About?

How we live our lives really matters if we are to be serious about evangelism.

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The Illumined Heart Feb 16, 2008

Evangelism in America: How the Greek Archdiocese Sees It

Fr. Jim Kordaris, Director of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese Department of Outreach and Evangelism, speaks candidly about how the GOA understands “Orthodox evangelism” in America, whether it is committed to growth outside of its ethnic heritage, the role of "Hellenism" in the GOA's evangelistic strategy, and whether he sees the GOA playing a vital role in bringing Orthodoxy to America.

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Orthodixie Jun 14, 2007

EVANGELISM: How Many Orthodox Does It Take To Change A Light bulb?

The Great Commission just doesn't apply to us, right?

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The Illumined Heart Apr 01, 2007

Fr. Peter Gilquist on Missions and Evangelism

Kevin Allen talks with Fr. Peter Gilquist about the status of Orthodox Evangelism and the Church in America.

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Orthodox Conference on Missions and Evangelism - 2006 Sep 02, 2006

Evangelism And The Second Coming

Metropolitan Isaiah

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Ancient Faith Presents Jun 01, 2006

Orthodox Evangelism

Fr. John David Finley talks about evangelism in an Orthodox context.

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