Fr. Joseph draws from the wisdom of St. Theodore the Studite to help us endure the last half of Great Lent
Bend the Rules
It's called the new commandment and the greatest commandment. It is LOVE. And, sometimes, love must trump the rules as Fr. Joseph explains in this week's podcast.
Bending the Rules Out of Love
Fr. Joseph manages to connect grandma with KISS, mama with a dirty slugger, catgut with a knee bone, wrestling with a loser, and God Himself with bending the rules --…
Orthodoxy: Christianity, Just Harder
Interviews and arguments, struggles and slogans, one thing's certain: Orthodoxy ain't easy -- and that's no small thing. Or, is it?
One Eyed, One Horned, Lenten Purple People Eater
What's the difference between Purple People and White People? Oh, and what's eating the Orthodox these days? (It's memory lane with bases loaded; for some, Lent can't end soon enough.)
Why do Christians display a symbol of death?