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Prayer and Fasting:
Dimensions of Spiritual Life

Greek Orthodox Telecommunications presents Holy Cross Live! This program is designed to introduce the basic teachings of Orthodox Christianity through interviews with clergy and lay theologians from Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology, Brookline, MA. Featuring: His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios of America and Rev. Dr. Theodore Stylianopoulos

From: GOTelecom
28 min.

The Akathist Hymn

This beautiful documentary pays tribute to the Theotokos (Mother of God) and explains the importance of her role as intercessor in the Greek Orthodox Church. The origins of Akathist Hymn and other Liturgical hymns dedicated to the Virgin are described. Highlights include: A "Salutation" service celebrated by Bishop Alexios of Troas at St. Demetrios Cathedral in Astoria, NY, and a 12-year-old child chanting Byzantine hymns, with English translations.

From: GOTelecom
28 min.

Worship: The Soul of Orthodoxy

Greek Orthodox Telecommunications presents Holy Cross Live! This program is designed to introduce the basic teachings of Orthodox Christianity through interviews with clergy and lay theologians from Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology, Brookline, MA. Featuring: His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios of America and Rev. Dr. Alkiviadis Calivas

From: GOTelecom
28 min.

Saints: Fathers and Mothers In Faith

Greek Orthodox Telecommunications presents Holy Cross Live! This program is designed to introduce the basic teachings of Orthodox Christianity through interviews with clergy and lay theologians from Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology, Brookline, MA. Featuring: Dr. George Bebis

From: GOTelecom
28 min.

The Orthodox Way of Life

Greek Orthodox Telecommunications presents Holy Cross Live! This program is designed to introduce the basic teachings of Orthodox Christianity through interviews with clergy and lay theologians from Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology, Brookline, MA. Featuring: His Eminence Metropolitan Methodios of Boston, Rev. Dr. Stanley Harakas, Dr. Lewis Patsavos

From: GOTelecom
28 min.

Penance

The Sacrament of Penance (Confession) is one by which Orthodox Christians, who have repented their sins, come before God and the Church to seek reconciliation and ask for divine forgiveness. The faithful make their confession and receive absolution from God. This video provides a presentation of the sacrament, as well as an incisive examination on issues of sin, repentance, preparation for confession and the role of the priest in the sacrament. Featuring: Rev. John Chakos

From: GOTelecom
47 min.

The Transfiguration Series Part 1:
The Glory Suffered

A four-part series, featuring renowned Orthodox theologian Bishop Kallistos Ware, videotaped at the Rose Hill College in Aiken, South Carolina. Featuring: Bishop Kallistos Ware

From: GOTelecom
26 min.

The Transfiguration Series Part 2:
The Glory Revealed

A four-part series, featuring renowned Orthodox theologian Bishop Kallistos Ware, videotaped at the Rose Hill College in Aiken, South Carolina. Featuring: Bishop Kallistos Ware

From: GOTelecom
26 min.

The Transfiguration Series Part 3:
The Glory Shared

A four-part series, featuring renowned Orthodox theologian Bishop Kallistos Ware, videotaped at the Rose Hill College in Aiken, South Carolina. Featuring: Bishop Kallistos Ware

From: GOTelecom
26 min.

The Transfiguration Series Part 4:
The Glory Proclaimed

A four-part series, featuring renowned Orthodox theologian Bishop Kallistos Ware, videotaped at the Rose Hill College in Aiken, South Carolina. Featuring: Bishop Kallistos Ware

From: GOTelecom
26 min.

Great and Holy Wednesday and Thursday

Centuries-old religious services celebrated during Holy Week recall the passion, crucifixion, and resurrection of Jesus Christ. Services for Holy Week celebrated at Saint Paul's Greek Orthodox Church, West Hempstead, NY

From: GOTelecom
104 min.

Great and Holy Friday and Saturday

Centuries-old religious services celebrated during Holy Week recall the passion, crucifixion, and resurrection of Jesus Christ. Services for Holy Week celebrated at Saint Paul's Greek Orthodox Church, West Hempstead, NY

From: GOTelecom
95 min.

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Paschal Message

"Beloved brothers and sisters, Christ Is Risen!": Watch this year's Paschal Message from His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios of America


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DVD: Holy Unction

The Church provides the Sacrament as an enduring sacrament of faith for the healing of sickness and the forgiveness of sins. Videotaped at the Annunciation Cathedral in Houston, Texas.

DVD: Penance

The Sacrament of Penance (Confession) is the service during which Orthodox Christians, who have repented for their sins, come before God and the Church seeking reconciliation and asking for divine forgiveness. Videotaped at Holy Cross Church in Pittsburgh, PA.

DVD: Holy Week

This DVD takes us through the significance and importance of Orthodox Christian Holy Week. Videotaped at St. Paul Cathedral in Hempstead, NY; St. Demetrios in Jamaica, NY; and the Archdiocesan Cathedral of the Holy Trinity in NYC

Pascha: The Resurrection of Christ [DVD]

This DVD offers the viewer and opportunity to witness portions of the service leading to Orthodox Christian Pascha.