Thursday, April 17, 2014
In an anecdotal introduction to his new reflection, Fr. John Strickland tells the story of the fall of Constantinople to the western crusaders in 1204, showing how this event, inspired in part by new claims of papal supremacy, resulted in the permanent separation of eastern and western Christendom.
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Orthodox Christians around the world will embark upon the most important time of the year, Holy Week, leading to the celebration of the Resurrection of Christ. Fr Tom Soroka reminds us that Holy Week is our opportunity to experience the value of Christ above all things in our life.
Monday, April 14, 2014
In a six-part reflection, Fr. Thomas Hopko examines the first three days of Holy Week and the significance of the scripture and verses as we prepare for Great and Holy Pascha. Listen to part one here and then click on the image to the left to hear the other five parts.
Sunday, April 13, 2014
Elissa D. Bjeletich, author of In God's Hands - A Mother's Journey Through Her Infant's Critical Illness as well as the AFR podcast Raising Saints, and Elizabeth White, author of Following A Sacred Path - Raising Godly Children, join host Kevin Allen to discuss how to develop the spiritual nature of children and raise them to love and experience God.
Saturday, April 12, 2014
Fr. Thomas Hopko explores the ultimate Messianic sign from the Gospel of St. John.