Guest Frederica Mathewes-Green and host Fr. Barnabas Powell tackle the sometimes controversial topic of the role of women in the Church. Also learn about Frederica's brand new book - Welcome to the Orthodox Church.
We want to call your attention again to a free downloadable audio primer on the Orthodox Faith made available from the Antiochian Orthodox Archdiocese of the British Isles and Ireland. The 3rd term in the first year just began. Click on the image for all 21 so far or listen below to the latest lesson on Church History which is the beginning of the 3rd term.
When the women came to the tomb, they declare HE is not here. Where have they taken HIS body. In her latest episode of A Lamp For Today, Dr. Edith M. Humphrey explores the significance of the wording by looking into the Old testament.
Probably the most controversial teaching of St. Isaac the Syrian is his teaching on Gehenna, or hell. Homily 27 begins with the following statement and explanation of St. Isaac’s thoughts on sin, Gehenna, and death: "Sin, Gehenna, and death do not exist at all with God, for they are effects [or acts], not substances." Learn more on this latest episode of "Praying in the Rain."
On the Sunday after Pascha, we commemorate the Lord's appearance to His disciples and St Thomas's proclamation, "My Lord and My God!" In this practical and helpful message, Fr. Tom Soroka teaches us three important points from this story to help us turn unbelief into belief.
Given the importance of true dialogue to our civilization's health, argues Fr. Lawrence Farley, it is only more distressing to find that the willingness to dialogue is dying—especially when it comes to the topic of homosexuality.
What is Personhood? Should we read the Philokalia? What about using force to protect our families? These questions and more were on the minds of Fr. Evan's listeners tonight.
- Faith Encouraged LiveWomen In Ministry
- Let Us AttendMay 3, 2015, John 5:1-15, Told for Younger Children
- Let Us AttendMay 3, 2015, John 5:1-15, Read for Older Children
- A Voice From The IslesIs He Risen Indeed?
- A Lamp for TodayThe Myrrh-Bearing Women
- Raising SaintsBecoming Myrrhbearers
- Under the GrapevineHealing The Paralytic at the Pool of Bethesda