Wednesday, June 18, 2014
Introducing a new video podcast: "Come and See: Turning To And Following Christ In The 21st Century." Fr. Philip Hall, parish priest of All Saints of Lincolnshire Antiochian Orthodox Church in Lincoln, England, explores the readings and services of the Church and relates them to everyday Christian life. Click on the image to the left to view the first episode.
Sunday, June 15, 2014
On the June 15 edition of Orthodoxy Live Fr. Evan Armatas tackled questions about the Holy Spirit, Early Church worship, altar girls, anthropology, and more. He also has some thoughts about Father's Day.
In light of all of the discussion about the Ecumenical Patriarch meeting with the Pope recently in Jerusalem, Fr. Tom Hopko offers some of his experiences with the World Council of Churches from 30 plus years ago.
Friday, June 13, 2014
We interview Fr. John Perich, priest at St. Herman of Alaska Orthodox Church in Gradyville, Pennsylvania, about an upcoming event in which Metropolitan Kallistos (Ware) of Diokleia will share his reflections on the fiftieth anniversary of the meeting between Pope Paul VI and Patriarch Athenagoras in Jerusalem.
Fr. John Strickland discusses the thirteenth-century popes Innocent III and Gregory IX, showing the close connection between their efforts to advance papal supremacy on the one hand and direct crusades against the Orthodox on the other. He also discusses the recent meeting between Pope Francis and Patriarch Bartholomew.