OCF Executive Director Jennifer Nahas gives a tribute to His Eminence Metropolitan Philip of thrice blessed memory. His Eminence was passionately supportive of OCF and college ministry.
Ancient Faith Radio has been provided this recording of the comments made by Bishop Basil at the funeral of the beloved priest Fr. Alexander Atty. May his memory be eternal. Our thanks to Bishop Basil for his blessing to post his remarks.
On a new "Ex Libris," the podcast of Ancient Faith Publishing (AFP), Fr. Vassilios Papavassiliou discusses his new AFP book Thirty Steps to Heaven: The Ladder of Divine Ascent for All Walks of Life.
In a touching and emotional special edition of Ancient Faith Today, Kevin Allen welcomed the Vicar General of the Antiochian Archdiocese Fr. Thomas Zain as well as former EOC (Evangelical Orthodox Church) Bishop Fr. Wayne Wilson to discuss the life and legacy of Metropolitan Philip Saliba.
As we continue to mourn the loss of Metropolitan Philip, another dear servant of God passed into eternal life. Fr. Alexander Atty, former Dean of St. Tikhon's Seminary and before that priest at St. Michael Antiochian Orthodox Church in Louisville, KY, fell asleep in the Lord early Sunday morning March 23. Listen to this recent interview conducted by Dr. Al Rossi.
Once again, Ancient Faith Radio and Orthodox Christian Fellowship have teamed up to bring you reports from Real Break. Hear about college students using their spring break to make a difference in shelters, homeless communities, impoverished countries, and other locations where the love of Christ can be extended. Here is the report from New Orleans.
It is with deep sadness that we have learned about the falling asleep of our beloved Metropolitan Philip. Archbishop of New York and Metropolitan of All North America. We talk with Fr. Thomas Zain, Vicar General of the Antiochian Archdiocese of North America.
In this conclusion to his account of the Great Schism, Fr. John Strickland reviews the leading controversies that aggravated relations between Rome and Constantinople during Pope Leo IX's military confinement, and how they resulted in the latter's posthumous act of excommunicating Patriarch Michael Cerularius in 1054.
As we approach the mid-point of Great Lent, Fr. Tom Hopko reflects on the purpose of this season in the Church year. Don't miss this important reminder as we struggle together toward Great and Holy Pascha.
On a new "Ancient Faith Commentaries," Gabe Martini, a blogger on Orthodox Christianity and subdeacon at St. Sophia Greek Orthodox Church in Bellingham, Washington, explains why the Scriptures must be read in the context of tradition.