Outreach Messages

Be Like Them…

Orthodox Christian Youth

Many football fans follow the sport religiously, and Father Christos Mitsios is no exception. The 51-year-old Greek Orthodox priest has become a mainstay in the hard-core section at PAOK Thessaloniki matches, cheering on the team and offering help and guidance to many of Greece’s most fervent supporters in the fearsome Gate 4 section of the Toumba Stadium. “Gate 4 is magnificent....

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We Are All Brothers in Christ…

Orthodox Bishops

“…Orthodoxy is a celebration of diversity in unity, and unity in diversity…in our one Lord and Savior Jesus Christ… our one Orthodox faith and our …commitment  to living the truth…as Christians…not to live according to the spirit of the world, … to our passions, … the desires that flit through our minds and lead us into all sorts of...

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Reaching Out To the World…

Greek Orthodox

He that hateth Me, hateth My Father also. John 15:23 So, my dear friend, we have reached the halfway mark in our series: we are halfway along the road on which we started together that first Wednesday of Lenten Fast. On that occasion the call of Jesus resounded for the first time in your ears, bent hungry for truth. You received it and your soul, yearning for the absolute, followed it. At that...

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They Saw No One But Jesus…

Transfiguration of Christ

He was still speaking when lo, a bright cloud overshadowed them, and a voice from the cloud said, “This is my Beloved Son, with whom I am well pleased; listen to him.” When the disciples heard this, they fell on their faces with awe. But Jesus came and touched them, saying, “Rise, and have no fear.” And when they lifted up their eyes, they saw no one but Jesus only. And as...

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