What are your goals for 2014? Lose weight? Save more? Stop smoking? Get organized? On a new "Hearts and Minds," Fr. John Oliver would like to remind us of the one goal that surpasses all others.
On this special edition of Orthodoxy Live, Fr. Evan Armatas chats live with OCF students attending 2013 College Conference East and West. Their questions cover a wide range of topics from political activism to the role of the arts in Orthodox Christianity.
On a new "Ancient Faith Commentaries," Fr. Lawrence Farley, priest at Saint Herman of Alaska Orthodox Church in Langley, B.C., and the host of "Coffee Cup Commentaries," argues that King Herod had more insight into the significance of Jesus than do most moderns.
Fr. Patrick Reardon, pastor of All Saints Antiochian Orthodox Church and author of The Jesus We Missed: The Surprising Truth About the Humanity of Christ, speaks about the often misunderstood human nature of Christ.
Ancient Faith Radio is pleased to announce another new video podcast: Ancient Faith Presents—Video Edition. Just like our in-house audio podcast "Ancient Faith Presents," AFPV features news and information about our Orthodox Christian faith. First up are the winning videos from the 2013 OCA YouTube Challenge. This year's challenge question was "What Is the Gospel?"
In this new episode of Becoming a Healing Presence, Dr. Al Rossi interviews St. Vladimir's Seminary graduate Tracy Gustilo about the way the Fathers weave together the Garden of Eden and the Garden of Gethsemane.
Ancient Faith Publishing has released a new book by Elissa Bjeletich, host of the popular "Raising Saints" podcast. In God's hands: A Mother’s Journey through Her Infant’s Critical Illness tells the story of her youngest daughter’s battle with liver disease, showing how her doubt, fear, and impatience gave way to faith in God’s providence.
Chatter about the Orthodox Faith abounds in social media, but not all of it is true. How should Orthodox Christians approach Facebook, Twitter, and so on, both in terms of their own posts and reading posts by others? Fr. Andrew Damick shares his own guidelines for using social media.
On this episode of Orthodoxy Live which was heard on Sunday night December 15, Fr. Evan Armatas takes listener calls asking questions about spouses in heaven, purgatory, confession, and the real presence of Christ in the eucharist.
Today marks the 30th anniversary of the departure from this life of Fr. Alexander Schmemann. In commemoration, Fr. John Finley has put together "The Eucharist Is," a poetic compilation of Fr. Alexander's descriptions of Holy Communion.