On a new " Ancient Faith Commentaries," Fr. Lawrence Farley argues that the popularity of destination weddings is symptomatic of a more profound cultural dysfunction—namely, the modern preoccupation with self.
On a new "Sacramental Living," author, speaker, and religious educator Michael Haldas helps us understand the critical difference between intelligence and wisdom.
On the Feast of the Entrance of the Theotokos into the Temple, Fr. Patrick Reardon, priest at All Saints Antiochian Orthodox Church in Chicago, Illinois, compares our Lord's Mother with the rich man in Luke 12, this past Sunday's Gospel reading.
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Walking “as Children of Light” in a Darkened World: What We May Learn from the Rich Young Ruler in Preparation for Christmas in the Orthodox Church
Fr. Philip LeMasters
Sun, Nov 29, 2015
Ephesians 5:8-19 Luke 18: 18-27 Every once in a while, it is good for something or someone to shake us up, to challenge us to see ourselves as we really are. Just like our eyes…
Jesus Is Not Your Imaginary Friend
Fr. Stephen Freeman
Fri, Nov 27, 2015
At some point in our history, we began to attribute a merely mental reality to anything that was not an object and reduced the importance of objects to what they could contribute to our mental reality.…