On the Sunday after Ascension and before Pentecost, the appointed Scripture readings for the Divine Liturgy have striking similarities between the Apostle Reading (Acts 20) and the Gospel (John 17:1-13). Read these 2 "farewell addresses" and then listen to Fr. Tom's teaching that he recorded in his study following the Liturgy.
Listen to this thoughtful presentation from the archives of Speaking the Truth in Love with Fr. Thomas Hopko as he explores the significance of the crucified, buried, risen, and glorified Christ.
On a new "Theology: The Deeper Breath of the Entire Body of the Church," Dr. Philip Kariatlis briefly examines the historical context in which the Nicene Creed first emerged. In so doing, he sets the scene for a better appreciation of the creed's content, which will be analyzed in future podcasts.
Kevin Allen's guests are Dr. Philip Mamalakis and Andrew Williams, the creators and facilitators of “Finding the freedom to live in the image of God,” a new therapeutic program based on Orthodox principles for sexual addictions and sex-related issues.
On the 6th Sunday of Pascha, we read about the healing of the blind man. What does this miracle of Christ tell us about the blind man, about God, about Jesus and ultimately, about us? Fr. Thomas Hopko explore these themes in this episode from the archives.
An Evangelical Protestant rock festival that serves as a hotbed for Eastern Orthodoxy? That’s exactly what Bobby Maddex found last July at the Cornerstone Music Festival in Bushnell, Illinois. Listen here to his audio documentary on the subject, exclusive to Ancient Faith Radio.
Having enjoyed a Blessed Pascha at the Holy Monastery of Saint John of San Francisco, Abbot Meletios Webber shares his plans to build a skete in Montana and to take a long awaited trip to Greece—on a new "Jottings from a Holy Mountain"!
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On a new "Hearts and Minds," Fr. John Oliver tells the story of a monk in Greece struggling with alcohol and relates it to the Psalmist's words (and the words of the Paschal hymn!), "Let God Arise and Let His Enemies Be Scattered."