The Presence of the Logos in the Old Testament (4) – Abraham

Posted by on Sep 16, 2015 in Blog
The Presence of the Logos in the Old Testament (4) – Abraham

Part Four from the audio series The Presence of the Logos in the Old Testament. In this episode, Father begins the discussion about Abraham, who he was, what he did, and why he is so important.   Presented by Fr. Panayiotis Papageorgiou, Ph.D, this lecture/discussion class covers the major events of the Old Testament and finds […]

The Presence of the Logos in the Old Testament (3) – Cain & Abel

Posted by on Aug 10, 2015 in Blog
The Presence of the Logos in the Old Testament (3) – Cain & Abel

Part Three from the audio series The Presence of the Logos in the Old Testament. In this episode, Father continues with the discussion of Genesis, including the chapters about Cain and Abel.   Presented by Fr. Panayiotis Papageorgiou, Ph.D, this lecture/discussion class covers the major events of the Old Testament and finds their connection with the New Testament. […]

The Presence of the Logos in the Old Testament (2) – Genesis & the Fall

Posted by on Aug 4, 2015 in Blog
The Presence of the Logos in the Old Testament (2) – Genesis & the Fall

Part Two from the audio series The Presence of the Logos in the Old Testament.  In this episode, Father continues the discussion about the early chapters of Genesis, including the Creation and the Fall. Presented by Fr. Panayiotis Papageorgiou, Ph.D, this lecture/discussion class covers the major events of the Old Testament and finds their connection with […]

The Presence of the Logos in the Old Testament (1) – Genesis & Creation

Posted by on Jul 30, 2015 in Blog
The Presence of the Logos in the Old Testament (1) – Genesis & Creation

Introducing the first episode of a new audio series, The Presence of the Logos in the Old Testament.  In this introductory episode, Father discusses the creation account in Genesis chapter one. Presented by Fr. Panayiotis Papageorgiou, Ph.D, this lecture/discussion class covers the major events of the Old Testament and finds their connection with the New Testament. […]

My Encounter with Saint Paisios the Athonite in 1986

Posted by on Jan 16, 2015 in Blog
My Encounter with Saint Paisios the Athonite in 1986

Written by Father Panayiotis Papageorgiou I consider it a great blessing that I was able to be in the presence of this humble giant of our Faith. This was a defining moment for me as I was searching for ways to anchor my faith in Christ. Elder Paisios stood as a beacon, as a light […]

Meteora — Where the Earth meets the Heavens!

Posted by on Sep 27, 2014 in Blog, Feature Article
Meteora — Where the Earth meets the Heavens!

By Father Panayiotis Papageorgiou, Ph.D. Originally printed Aug. 7, 2011. It was astonishing as we turned the corner to find ourselves at the feet of these huge boulders — the Meteora (suspended rocks) — rising up from the Thessalian plains. Even more astonishing was the view of red-roofed buildings sitting on top of the boulders. These […]

Interview with an Orthodox Missionary

Posted by on Sep 20, 2014 in Blog
Interview with an Orthodox Missionary

Trisagion Films recently interviewed Leslie Hansard about her experience serving as a missionary for the Orthodox Christian Mission Center.  We hope that her story will serve as inspiration to others who may be considering this calling.  Leslie has shared several articles about mission work with us already and we look forward to sharing more in the future.  We […]

Our Meeting with Archbishop Theodosios Hanna of Sebastia

Posted by on Sep 12, 2014 in Blog
Our Meeting with Archbishop Theodosios Hanna of Sebastia

June, 2014 — During our pilgrimage to the Holy Land this summer we had the blessing to meet with Archbishop Theodosios Hanna of Sebastia of the Orthodox Patriarchate of Jerusalem.  Presented below is audio from our 40 minute meeting with the Archbishop.  Bishop Theodosios Hanna is the first Arabic speaking Palestinian-born Bishop under the Jerusalem […]

The Cave of the Revelation on the Island of Patmos

Posted by on Aug 23, 2014 in Blog
The Cave of the Revelation on the Island of Patmos

By Father Panayiotis Papageorgiou, Ph.D. Originally printed Oct. 9, 2011. It was an adventure to get to the island of Patmos in Greece, but the beauty of the place made me quickly forget the travail. As we disembarked from the Flying Dolphin, the super-fast boat that ferried us across the Dodecanese islands, I could not get […]

A Prayer from Elder Joseph the Hesychast

Posted by on Aug 15, 2014 in Blog
A Prayer from Elder Joseph the Hesychast

In commemoration of Elder Joseph the Hesychast, who reposed fifty-five years ago today on the Feast of the Dormition of his most beloved Theotokos, we present a prayer that the elder would recite before beginning his daily prayers: “Lord Jesus Christ, sweetest Father, God and Lord of mercy, and Creator of the entire universe: Look upon my humility […]

On The Turkish Invasion of Cyprus — Where is the Justice?

Posted by on Aug 14, 2014 in Blog
On The Turkish Invasion of Cyprus — Where is the Justice?

By Father Panayiotis Papageorgiou, Ph.D. Hundreds of thousands of people are experiencing in Iraq today what we experienced in Cyprus forty years ago to the day — expulsion from our homes, the land of our ancestors, the graves of our parents and grandparents and the sanctuaries where we have worshipped for thousands of years. Forty years ago […]

What is the Purpose of the Church?

Posted by on Aug 13, 2014 in Feature Article
What is the Purpose of the Church?

By Father Panayiotis Papageorgiou, Ph.D. What is the value of the Church to us? Why do we go to church? Why do we profess to be Orthodox Christians? Is this just a social connection, or is there more to it for us? The Apostles, who established the first Church communities, following the “Great Commission of Christ” […]