Thursday, June 26, 2014
A common and overused word today is the word "awesome." But, given its meaning today, Fr. Tom Hopko asks if it is the appropriate word to use in our Divine Liturgy. Listen to this newly posted episode of Speaking the Truth in Love.
Wednesday, June 25, 2014
St. Barnabas Orthodox Church (AOC) in Costa Mesa, California, presents a new once-monthly continuing education and catechism based on the practical, spiritual, and theological principles of the Orthodox Church. There will be seven presentations in all. Listen to the first one here by Fr. Michael Reagan: "The Six Stages of Temptation."
Monday, June 23, 2014
Fr. John Bethancourt, priest at Holy Trinity Church (Antiochian) in Santa Fe, New Mexico, spoke at St. Mark (OCA) in Rochester Hills, Michigan, the weekend immediately following Ascension. His topic was Orthodox anthropology, particularly as it pertains to the soul and the faculties within the soul. Listen to his first lecture here.
Sunday, June 22, 2014
In the latter part of the 16th century, early Lutheran Reformers - close colleagues and followers of Martin Luther -set in motion an eight year contact and correspondence with the (then) Ecumenical Patriarch. Kevin Allen speaks with scholar Dr Paraskeve (Eve) Tibbs about this fascinating and largely unknown chapter in post-Reformation history.
Saturday, June 21, 2014
Fr. Thomas Hopko dedicated three episodes of his Speaking the Truth in Love podcast to the discussions about dialogs between the Orthodox and Roman Catholics. Listen to part 1 of "What Does Rome Need To Do?" by clicking on the play button here. To see all 3 episodes select the image on the left.