Resources & Links

Confession Preparation

A Lament to My Immortal Soul – by St. Basil the Great, published by St. Paisius Monastery. This document is set up to print as a double-sided booklet.
Confession Worksheet – A breakdown of sins categorized by the seven deadly sins.
The Inward Spiritual Battle – The five degrees leading into sin.
List of Sins – A compiled list of sins.
Prayers for Confession – Various prayers to help prepare for Holy Confession.
Prayer of Confession – A prayer by Father Nicholas Pekatoros.

Diocese Links

Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople
Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America
Greek Orthodox Archdiocese YouTube Channel
Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Denver
Antiochian Orthodox Church
Orthodox Church in America

Documents for Parents

Confession Packet – A guide on how to prepare your children for confession.
Orthodox Christian Children Website – Find spiritually enriching material for children.

General

Preparing to Serve as a Godparent – A guide for serving and what to expect.
Scripture Readings Bookmark – Bookmark with weekly Sunday readings.
100 Lessons From Scripture Reading Guide – List of readings used in Fr. Evan’s adult class on Sundays.

Introductory Pamphlets & Links

Discovering Orthodox Christianity – video series of talks designed to introduce and explain the basic teaching of Orthodox Christianity.
House of God – The interior space of an Orthodox Church.
The Orthodox Christian Church – An introduction to the Orthodox the faith.
Orthodox Christian Worship – Dimensions, expressions, and characteristics worship.
Personal Experience of the Orthodox Church – Transforming experience of the Church.
The Sacraments – Aspects of the faith that bring a life in communion with God.
Teachings of the Orthodox Faith – Key topics of interest.

Lenten Season Pamphlets

The Eleos Project – by Fr. Evan Armatas
All Things New in the Resurrection – by Fr. Stanley S. Harakas
Holy Communion: The Gift of Eternal Life – by Fr. Alkiviadis Calivas
Our Lenten Journey – Preparing for the Passion & Resurrection of Our Lord
Preparing for Confession – by Fr. James Kordaris
Repentance – by Fr. Alexander Veronis
The Great Fast – by Metropolitan Isaiah
Tri-Lingual Paschal – Homily of St John Chrysostom

Lenten Season Readings

A Lenten Study Program
Blessed is that Servant Whom He Shall find Waiting: An Exhortation to Vigilance – by Fr. William Chiganos
Focus Fasting – by Fr. Athanasios Demos
God for Us: Why the Incarnation is Rational – by Dr. Aristotle Papanikolaou
Holy Friday Reflection – The Train Bridge
The Incarnation: A Revolution for Freedom – by Dr. Aristotle Papanikolaou
My Soul Magnifies the Lord – by Fr. Thomas Paris
The Precious and Life-Giving Cross – by Fr. Luke Veronis
Proclaim His Resurrection: Seven Miles with Jesus – by Fr Christopher Makiej

Missions & Outreach

Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America Department of Outreach & Evangelism
IOCC Worldwide
OCMC Missions
Project Mexico

Orthodox News

Standing Conference of the Canonical Orthodox Bishops in the Americas (SCOBA)
News Releases

Recipes

Artoklasia Recipe – Download this recipe for the Service of Five Loaves.
Fasting Recipes – Saint Spyridon Greek Orthodox Church Community Collection
Kolliva Recipe – From Festival of Greek Flavors
Prosforo (Communion Bread) – From Festival of Greek Flavors
Vasilopita Recipe – This bread is traditionally baked to celebrate New Year’s Day and is associated with the feast day of St. Basil’s day, January 1.
More recipes favorites

Tools

Send Electric Icon Greeting Cards

Websites for Further Study & Growth

Ancient Faith Radio
Journey to Orthodoxy
Online Chapel
Orthodox Christian Network
Orthodox Prayer
OrthodoxWiki
Orthodox Christian Children