Wednesday, May 25, 2011
Bobby Maddex interviews Fr. Lawrence Russell, priest at Church of the Annunciation in Santa Maria, California, about a truly remarkable Orthodox ministry, located in Adwa, Ethiopia, and the even more remarkable woman who started it.
Much of the world focused in on one man and one prediction last week that got a lot of attention. Fr. Lawrence Farley takes a phrase from a famous Monty Python movie to make his point about the lesson we can learn from these events.
John Maddex talks with Alexei Kindratch, Research Consultant to the Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops in America, about a brand new publication that will serve as a valuable handbook in every parish library.
Sunday, May 22, 2011
St. John Chrysostom gives us a rule that can help with portion control in the era of Super Size and the Double Big Gulp. He states that we should “eat just to alleviate your hunger.” This sounds like a very good rule, but how do we apply it to our everyday eating practices? Rita Madden explains in a new Food, Faith, and Fasting.
In his continuing series on Bishops, Fr. Thomas Hopko concentrates on the influence of the writings attributed to—but not actually from—Dionysius the Areopagite.