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The Holy and Great Council

History of the Holy and Great Council

Message from His All-Holiness on the Holy and Great Council

What is on the Agenda for the Holy and Great Council?

How will the Holy and Great Council affect my parish?

Voting and Consensus at the Holy and Great Council

Who will attend the Holy and Great Council?

The Holy & Great Council of the Orthodox Church: God’s Call to Unity and Charity

Other Topics

A Martyr speaks to Protestants...
St. Ignatius of Antioch was the third Bishop of Antioch. Tradition holds that he was a disciple of John the Apostle, and was consecrated Bishop by an Apostle. Here are a few quotes from his writings he left as he was on his way to face martyrdom by lions on his way to Rome as a prisoner.

Archbishop Job: Facing Secularism, Orthodox Christians Must Say “No!”
The late Archbishop of Chicago’s reflection on Secularism

Catholics and Russian Orthodox take steps to Unity

David Bentley Hart: “Orthodoxy in America and America’s Orthodoxies”
The 2017 Orthodoxy in America Lecture, Fordham University

Ecumenical Advisory Delegate, Archpriest Siarhei Hardun of the Orthodox Church of Belarus, Brings Greetings and a Message to the 219th General Assembly (2010) of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)
How to Use Ecumenism Correctly.

Finally, Orthodox Church Music that Sounds Truly American

Forged in Fire: A Day in the Life of a Seminarian

Head of Russian Church: Political Correctness Is Used to Attack Christian Values

Jesus Christ’s Tomb Opened for First Time in 500 Years to Reveal Miraculous Discovery Inside

Moscow Orthodox Patriarch Criticizes Union with Rome

Patriarchs, Caliphs, Monks, and Scribes: On the Byzantinization of Jerusalem

Russian Priest (Tkachev) Says: Don't You DARE Not Go To Church on Sundays

The Fake Monastery in House Springs: Spiritual Abuse in ROCOR
This is very hard to watch. To shut faithful people out of their own church is sinful!
“Son of man, prophesy against the shepherds of Israel, prophesy, and say to them, even to the shepherds,
 Thus says the Lord GOD: Ho, shepherds of Israel who have been feeding yourselves! Should not shepherds feed the sheep?
You eat the fat, you clothe yourselves with the wool, you slaughter the fatlings; but you do not feed the sheep.
The weak you have not strengthened, the sick you have not healed, the crippled you have not bound up,
the strayed you have not brought back, the lost you have not sought, and with force and harshness you have ruled them.
So they were scattered, because there was no shepherd; and they became food for all the wild beasts.
My sheep were scattered, they wandered over all the mountains and on every high hill;
my sheep were scattered over all the face of the earth, with none to search or seek for them.
“Therefore, you shepherds, hear the word of the LORD:
As I live, says the Lord GOD, because my sheep have become a prey, and my sheep have become food for all the wild beasts,
since there was no shepherd; and because my shepherds have not searched for my sheep,
 but the shepherds have fed themselves, and have not fed my sheep;
therefore, you shepherds, hear the word of the LORD:
Thus says the Lord GOD, Behold, I am against the shepherds;
and I will require my sheep at their hand, and put a stop to their feeding the sheep; no longer shall the shepherds feed themselves.
I will rescue my sheep from their mouths, that they may not be food for them.
“For thus says the Lord GOD: Behold, I, I myself will search for my sheep, and will seek them ou
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Ezekiel 34:2-11

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