Fr. Gregory Hallam tells us that the aged Simeon and the prophetess Hannah were so incredibly blessed to behold the infant Christ just 40 days after his birth and receive him into the Temple in Jerusalem.
This year's presenter of the 28th annual Father Alexander Schmemann Memorial Lecture was His Eminence Hilarion, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate Department for External Affairs.
On Monday, Feb 7 Metropolitan Hilarion Alfeyev is offering the post-modern world his fresh and original composition of St. Matthew Passion, a profound piece of sacred concert music that combines Gospel narrative with liturgical texts of the Orthodox Church. For more information, visit the St. Vladimir’s Seminary web site.
Christine Mangala, was raised in India and brought up a devout Hindu. Her family was close to one of India's leading Hindu gurus and teachers. Now an Orthodox Christian writer and teacher, she and Illumined Heart host Kevin Allen speak about whether various aspects of Hindu Yoga are compatible with Christian faith and practice, or whether Yoga should be shunned entirely.
In this episode of Down the Road, Dr. Ann Bezzerides and Daniel Belonick talk with His Grace Bishop Savas of Troas, Director of the Office of Church and Society for the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America, about his vocational journey.
Linda Couri, a former Planned Parenthood employee who has both professional and personal experience with abortion issues, presents an inside perspective on the pro-choice mindset. What are the values, goals, and motivations behind those who are pro-choice and what can we do to best address this complex and often hostile audience?
If you have ever wondered what to think about the Harry Potter and Twilight phenomena, then you’ll want to listen to these lectures from the Eighth Day Symposium. Sponsored by the Eighth Day Institute
Have you heard the new series yet with Fr. Thomas Hopko? Worship in Spirit and Truth is taking us through the Divine Liturgy of the Orthodox Church. 3 episodes have been posted so far with many more to come! In this 3rd program, Fr. Tom reminds us that we were created to worship God.