Tuesday, June 30, 2009
In this first half of a lecture recorded live in commemoration of the "Pauline Year," celebrating 2,000 years since the birth of the Apostle, Fr. Dcn. Matthew Steenberg explores the heritage of the great missionary saint in Orthodoxy. Drawing connections to Elder Joseph the Hesychast of Mount Athos, St Symeon the New Theologian, and other great figures of the Orthodox tradition, this first portion of the lecture addresses questions of conversion and relationship, and how St. Paul’s example is at the heart of living Orthodox Tradition.
Monday, June 29, 2009
On a new Speaking of Books, Ginny Nieuwsma reviews Pearl of Great Price: The Life of Mother Maria Skobtsova by Sergei Hackel, published by St. Vladimir's Seminary Press.
Sunday, June 28, 2009
In the seventh podcast from his road trip to St. John's monastery, Steve Robinson reflects (after a long day) on the meaning of work, family, and death and their relationship to our salvation.
Thursday, June 25, 2009
There comes a time when pruning is necessary to increase the health of your flock. But this is no easy task, says Fr. Gabriel Rochelle on a new Musing on Mission.
Wednesday, June 24, 2009
On a new Frederica Here and Now, Frederica Mathewes-Green tackles "the problem of evil" in an essay that was originally written for Beliefnet.