On a new Jottings from a Holy Mountain, Fr. Meletios Webber reports on a trip he took to Europe, the Bishop's blessing on a new building on the monastery campus, and how an Abbott deals with a crisis.
Wheaton College, the epicenter of Evangelical Protestantism, has just opened a Center for Early Christian Studies that will immerse students in the fields of Patristics and early Christian literature. This audio documentary, exclusive to AFR, explores the reasons for the sudden Evangelical interest in the Church Fathers, as well as the potential ramifications of this interest.
On a new Healing, Fr. George Morelli shows how feelings of anger result from the expectation that one "deserves" love from their spouse and/or children and therefore demand it.
On a new Orthodoxy and Heterodoxy, Fr. Andrew Stephen Damick introduces us to the Swedenborgians, Mormons, Unitarian Universalists, Christadelphians, and Christian Scientists.
Fr. Tom Soroka has posted four new homilies: "The Nativity of Christ," "Overcoming Evil with Good," "Making the Paths of God Straight," and "The Sunday After Theophany." Listen to his Christmas sermon below.
Frederica Mathewes-Green explains how the inner attention that the Jesus Prayer requires moves from the head to the heart.