Bobby Maddex interviews Nicholas Reeves, Assistant Professor of Liturgical Music at St. Vladimir's Orthodox Theological Seminary, about an upcoming master class on the interpretation of Orthodox sacred music. The class will be led by Maestro Vladimir Gorbik and held at St. Seraphim of Sarov Orthodox Church in Santa Rosa, California.
Charles Ajalat joins us to talk about a letter being circulated in Congress that calls for action to be taken by the State Department to secure the release of the two Archbishops being held in Syria. We urge you to call your congressional representative and urge them to sign the Sherman Letter.
Bobby Maddex interviews Vlad Morosan, the director of the professional choral group Archangel Voices, about an upcoming concert at Holy Trinity Orthodox Church in Danbury Connecticut. The event will take place on June 8, 2013, at 7:30 PM, and the cost is $45 per ticket ($20 for students), which includes a wine and cheese reception.
On tonight's "Ancient Faith Today" (05/12), Fr. Andrew Stephen Damick, author of Orthodoxy and Heterodoxy: Exploring Belief Systems through the Lens of the Ancient Christian Faith, discusses the sensitive subject of defining who a Christian is (and who a Christian is not!). Click here to listen at 8/7 Central.
In this episode of his ongoing exploration of Christian civilization, Fr. John Strickland, a professor of history at Saint Katherine Orthodox College and a priest at St. John of Damascus Orthodox Church, explains how the Church cultivated a higher level of sexual dignity and explores how Christendom served to elevate women in Roman society.
Ancient Faith Radio is collecting episodes from our large family of podcasts that will help make the Paschal season a truly joyful experience. Here is Frederica Mathewes-Green on the hymn The Angel Cried. Click on the image to the left for more podcasts related to Pascha.
On this encore presentation of the archived podcast "Singing the Triumphal Hymn," Fr. John Finley shares portions of St. Nicholai’s sermon on Great and Holy Friday. The complete homily can be found in Homilies, Nicholai Velemirovic, Bishop of Ochrid, translated by Mother Maria and published by Lazarica Press.
On a new "Ancient Faith Presents," Bobby Maddex, Operations Manager of Ancient Faith Radio, talks with Dr. Marcus Plested, the Academic Director of the Institute for Orthodox Christian Studies in Cambridge, England, about the institute's summer school and distance learning program.
This past February, North Texas Orthodox Missions hosted a conference on “How to Talk with Your Children About God.” The lectures were presented at both St. Barbara Orthodox Church (OCA) and Holy Trinity Orthodox Church (GOA) in the Dallas-Fort Worth area of Texas. Here Fr. Nicholas Hadzellis explains how to share the Gospel with college students.