Thursday, October 08, 2009
Join Fr. Meletios Webber as he seeks to help us understand the Orthodox monastic life, the work of prayer, and other insights for Christian growth and living. Fr. Meletios is the Abbot of the Holy Monastery of St. John of San Francisco, and in this first episode, he introduces us to the history and beauty of the monastery itself.
On a new Glory to God, Fr. Stephen Freeman looks at how it is possible to distort an icon and how the distortions within our own hearts affect what we see.
Wednesday, October 07, 2009
Orthodox Women in Healing Ministries was founded in 1992 with the mission of providing support to Orthodox Christian women who work in the medical and healing professions. This year, their annual conference featured Fr. Hans Jacobse, the editor of Orthodoxy Today and the American Orthodox Institute, who delivered a three-part talk on "The Secular vs. the Sacred." Listen to part one here.
Tuesday, October 06, 2009
Fr. Tom Hopko addresses the issue that he gets the most email about: How are we to understand the wrath of God, and how does it relate to our salvation?
Discover how Orthodox Christianity and non-Orthodox doctrine differ and why it matters to your spiritual journey. Fr. Andrew Stephen Damick is the pastor of St. Paul Antiochian Orthodox Church in Emmaus, Pennsylvania. He is also the Associate Director of the Society for Orthodox Christian History in the Americas, as well as one of the founding administrators of OrthodoxWiki.