Monthly Archives: April 2011

Overcoming Our Fears Through Christ

Fear, although a normal part of life that prevents us from acting irrationally, can also prevent us from doing that which is necessary if we allow it to take control of our life and prevent us from acting when necessary. … Continue reading

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Christos Anesti!

Have a blessed Pascha! Christ is Risen!  Truly He is Risen! Paschal Encyclical of His Eminence, Metropolitan Pavlos of America: English Greek

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Labors of Love

Laboring for both the Church and for others requires great self-sacrifice, but it will not be forgotten by God.  We must remember Christ’s words in Matthew 25:40: “And the King shall answer and say unto them, ‘Verily I say unto … Continue reading

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Icons in the Orthodox Church

Icons are an integral part of the Orthodox Church.  One will find icons throughout an Orthodox Christian Church, and even in the homes of Orthodox Christians.  As we honor an icon, we are also honoring that which the icon represents.  … Continue reading

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Non-Orthodox Religious Phenomena

We Orthodox Christians should be especially careful in dealing with religious phenomena, especially when it happens outside of the Orthodox Church.  We must remember that while such religious phenomena may indeed be the work of God, it may also be … Continue reading

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