Father Stephan Close, an Orthodox chaplain and a Major in the US Air Force, currently assigned to Kessler Air Force Base in Mississippi, reflects on being an active duty Orthodox chaplain serving in the United States Air Force.
Fr. Peter Alban Heers examines the New Martyr Fr. Daniel Sysoev's spiritual and missionary program. Fr. Daniel is a great contemporary example of what a missionary can do and be, and his missionary school is an effort that can be replicated by pastors the world over.
Metropolitan Nicholas Smisko, spiritual leader of the American Carpatho-Russian Orthodox Diocese of the U.S.A., reposed in the Lord on March 13, 2011. Here Bobby Maddex interviews Fr. Frank Miloro, Chancellor of Christ the Savior Cathedral, about His Eminence's life and legacy.
On the 2nd Sunday of Great Lent we remember St. Gregory Palamas and Fr. Tom Hopko instructs us on why he is so important in our theology about knowing the unknowable God.
In the current episode of The Illumined Heart, Fr Peter-Michael Preble, a staunch anti-death penalty advocate, and host Kevin Allen discuss the pros and cons of capital punishment from an Orthodox perspective.
Bobby Maddex interviews Jamie Helfer, the Emergency Response Coordinator of IOCC, about the situation in Japan. To find out how you can participate in the relief effort, please visit the website of International Orthodox Christian Charities by clicking on the image to the left.
What is the meaning of this much loved service in the Orthodox Church during the Lenten season? Fr.Tom Hopko explains in this edition of Speaking the Truth in Love.
AFR is pleased to present Let the Children Come Unto Me: Homilies for Children on the Icons of St. Philip's. Fr. Noah Bushelli of St. Philip Antiochian Orthodox Church in Souderton, Pennsylvania, presents homilies to the children of his parish about cooperating with God’s love in the company of His saints.