Fr. Theodore Paraskevopoulos, priest at St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church in Winnipeg, Canada, reminds us that the Divine Liturgy is a meal—an entering into the eternal reality of the Mystical Supper of Jesus Christ.
Looking for that perfect Christmas gift for Orthodox friends and family members? Ron Moore might be able to help you out. AFR operations manager Bobby Maddex interviews him about his two online Orthodox retail outlets—saintromanosrecords.com and fullnessofthefaith.com.
Fr. Tom Hopko says every person on earth is made in the image and likeness of God. No two people are the same and each one has a work to accomplish in his or her earthly life.
After a long seasonal fast, one might be tempted to overeat. What can we do to prevent overeating and properly enjoy the foods of the season? Registered Dietician Rita Madden has a few suggestions.
Before the liturgy begins, prayers are said as the Bishop and Priest enter the church. Fr. Thomas Hopko, Dean Emeritus of St. Vladimir's Seminary, explains these prayers in this 22nd episode of "Worship in Spirit and Truth."
Dr. Chrissi Hart reads: The Life and Miracles of Saint Nicholas, The Wonderworker by Count Michael Tolstoy. The Publishing House of the Metropolitanate of Montenegro and the Littoral (2001).
On November 30, we celebrated the feast of St. Andrew the Apostle. On that day, Fr. Tom Hopko reflected on this great apostle as well as some of the legends that surround him. In particular, he talks about the dubious history of Andrew's alledged founding of the Church in Constantinople.
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From the archives, Fr. Tom Hopko encourages us to remember the place of gratitude and thanksgiving in the Christian life and tells us how we can go deeper and higher into the meaning of gratitude.
Ancient Faith Radio travelled to Ellwood City, PA to capture this warm and wonderful conversation with the widow of Fr. Alexander Schmemann - Matushka Juliana Schmemann. Get a glimpse into the personal side of Fr. Alexander as well as Matushka's thoughts about his greatest legacy.