Fr. John uses the great feasts we are celebrating as evidence against excusing our deviant behavior.
Speaking the Truth:
The Fathers Prepare
On the first two Sundays before Christmas, we commerate and sing about all of the faithful throughout the ages who prepared for the birth of Christ. Fr. Tom references the…
Meletius Metaxakis Makes a Maalox Moment
Tackling the differences among the Gregorian, Julian, and Appalachian Calendars concerning the date of Christmas is nothing new -- and can be quite the tongue twister.
Redeeming the Time:
Becoming Human: We are Able, Because of Baptism
Exegesis of the Epistle Reading for the Sunday after Theophany (Ephesians 4:7-13), with emphasis on our only task in life, made possible because of baptism—becoming human. According to…