The Principle of Non-refoulement in the Context of Migration

Imagine your country, the place you’ve lived your entire life, has been so effected by climate-driven disasters, such as extreme floods resulting in dangerous landslides, that not only is infrastructure ruined but it has become impossible to yield crops. Your livelihood has been destroyed and you have no way to provide food for your family.
Citeste mai MultDespreThe Principle of Non-refoulement in the Context of Migration »

Childlike vs. Childish

What is it about children that Jesus wants us to emulate?
Citeste mai MultDespreChildlike vs. Childish »

Adult Education in Practice: The Case of Emerging Adults

Let’s consider a concrete example of what’s been written so far about adult education. To summarize, the earlier posts discussed that there are different ways of organizing content in adult...
Citeste mai MultDespreAdult Education in Practice: The Case of Emerging Adults »

Is Ministry Preparing Kids for Life in the Church?

Why do so many kids who are active in youth ministry grow up and disconnect from the Church?
Citeste mai MultDespreIs Ministry Preparing Kids for Life in the Church? »

Meeting the Needs of Adult Learners

Meeting the Needs of Adult Learners: One Size Does Not Fit All In my previous post, I discussed three different ways to develop an adult education program in a parish. They were Learning the...
Citeste mai MultDespreMeeting the Needs of Adult Learners »

What is Love?

“I love your new SUV!” “I love this restaurant!” “I love that movie’s soundtrack.” Countless times, I have expressed these types of sentiments. Perhaps in my eagerness to describe a sincere ...
Citeste mai MultDespreWhat is Love? »

Water We Doing!?

Locally and internationally, debates regarding best practices to save the world’s diminishing clean water supply swell between two main camps: those who support the human right to water and those who promote privatization. Realizing the complexity of the issue, this blog intends only to provide a very boiled-down overview of each position as well as resources on the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese’s work on the topic.
Citeste mai MultDespreWater We Doing!? »

What is Adult Education?

With Great Lent approaching, many parishes will offer a Lenten lecture series or other educational programs for the faithful. These are often held after Pre-sanctified Liturgy on Wednesday night...
Citeste mai MultDespreWhat is Adult Education? »

Faith and Football

Photo credit: St. Paul Pioneer Press   At the center of my Sundays since the mid-90s has been the act of praising and thanking God (for almost fifteen years now, in Eastern...
Citeste mai MultDespreFaith and Football »

Who Brought You to Christ?

Growing up I was blessed to have many mentors and guides in the Faith...
Citeste mai MultDespreWho Brought You to Christ? »

Moving Past Regret

Our regrets keep us bound to the past. How do we let go and move past regret?
Citeste mai MultDespreMoving Past Regret »

An Orthodox Voice on Sexual Assault

Orthodox Christians are called to walk alongside survivors of sexual assault. Here are a few things we can do today to work against this great societal ill.
Citeste mai MultDespreAn Orthodox Voice on Sexual Assault »

Interfaith Dialogue: A Call to Respond to Millions on the Move

On November 8 th , the Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America (the Assembly) and the Standing Conference of Oriental Orthodox Churches (SCOOCH) held the Tenth...
Citeste mai MultDespreInterfaith Dialogue: A Call to Respond to Millions on the Move »

Lessons Learned from a Service Retreat

Here are three lessons a group of young adults in Virginia learned after their recent service retreat.
Citeste mai MultDespreLessons Learned from a Service Retreat »

Being a Compassionate Presence

How can Orthodox Christians better be a compassionate presence in this world of confusion, fear, and anger?
Citeste mai MultDespreBeing a Compassionate Presence »

A New Way to Learn the Bible

Y2AM is happy to announce a new tool to help you better understand the Bible and connect with Christ.
Citeste mai MultDespreA New Way to Learn the Bible »

“Hagia Sophia: Turkey’s Neo-Ottoman Icon”

Until the recent rise of Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his Justice and Development Party (AKP) to political prominence, Turkey’s secular Kemalist order had for decades remained largely...
Citeste mai MultDespre“Hagia Sophia: Turkey’s Neo-Ottoman Icon” »

“Hagia Sophia: Turkey’s Ottoman Icon”

It is no small irony that across the globe the edifice and image most widely associated with Turkey, Istanbul, and even perhaps Islam, is a sixth-century Orthodox Christian church—the...
Citeste mai MultDespre“Hagia Sophia: Turkey’s Ottoman Icon” »

In Praise of Sunday Church School

Sunday school is perhaps the single largest program in the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America. On a national level, assuming 550 parishes with an average of 30 students per Sunday school...
Citeste mai MultDespreIn Praise of Sunday Church School »

Questions, Questions, Questions

“After three days they found him in the temple, sitting among the teachers, listening to them and asking them questions; and all who heard him were amazed at his understanding and his answers.”...
Citeste mai MultDespreQuestions, Questions, Questions »

Holding on to God in Hard Times

Experiencing hard times, especially natural disasters, can challenge our faith as we struggle to hold on to God.
Citeste mai MultDespreHolding on to God in Hard Times »

Balancing Our Inner Mary and Martha

Mary and Martha often personify the roles of prayer and action. How do we balance these in our own lives?
Citeste mai MultDespreBalancing Our Inner Mary and Martha »
Steven Christoforou
Post-uri: 29
Stele: 0
Data: 19.06.2018
Elaina Karayannis
Post-uri: 2
Stele: 0
Data: 20.05.2018
Fr. Alexander Goussetis
Post-uri: 2
Stele: 0
Data: 12.04.2018
Rev. Dr. Tony Vrame
Post-uri: 27
Stele: 1
Data: 16.03.2018
George Tsongranis
Post-uri: 1
Stele: 0
Data: 13.02.2018
Nicholas Anton
Post-uri: 6
Stele: 0
Data: 31.01.2018
Will Thomas Cohen
Post-uri: 5
Stele: 2
Data: 18.01.2018
Sam Williams
Post-uri: 68
Stele: 0
Data: 20.12.2017
Dr. Alexandros K. Kyrou
Post-uri: 25
Stele: 10
Data: 03.10.2017
Christian Gonzalez
Post-uri: 75
Stele: 8
Data: 20.09.2017
Andrew Calivas
Post-uri: 3
Stele: 0
Data: 22.08.2017
Anthony Constantine Balouris
Post-uri: 9
Stele: 0
Data: 28.06.2017
Maria Pappas
Post-uri: 25
Stele: 0
Data: 12.05.2017
Andrew Romanov
Post-uri: 8
Stele: 0
Data: 27.04.2017
Constantine Sirigos
Post-uri: 9
Stele: 0
Data: 03.12.2016
Rev. Dr. Nicolas Kazarian
Post-uri: 1
Stele: 0
Data: 02.12.2016
Family Care
Post-uri: 7
Stele: 0
Data: 20.10.2016
John Chryssavgis
Post-uri: 1
Stele: 0
Data: 28.09.2016
Melissa Tsongranis
Post-uri: 1
Stele: 0
Data: 15.05.2016
Stavroula Savelidis
Post-uri: 1
Stele: 0
Data: 13.05.2016
Fr. Nathanael Symeonides
Post-uri: 14
Stele: 1
Data: 15.04.2016
Jamil Samara
Post-uri: 12
Stele: 0
Data: 23.03.2016
Charissa Giannopoulos
Post-uri: 32
Stele: 2
Data: 22.02.2016
Theodore Pritsis
Post-uri: 1
Stele: 0
Data: 15.10.2015
George E. Demacopoulos
Post-uri: 4
Stele: 10
Data: 24.06.2015