As we approach the Nativity of Christ, Fr. John Oliver reflects on the importance of keeping justice, mercy, and faithfulness preeminent, as opposed to foolish controversies, genealogies, and dissension.
Fr. John Strickland, a professor of history at Saint Katherine Orthodox College and the host of the AFR podcast "Paradise and Utopia," discusses St. Augustine's notorious doctrine of original sin and its impact on the conception of man in the West.
On a new "Ex Libris," the podcast of Ancient Faith Publishing, host Bobby Maddex interviews Fr. Vassilios Papavassiliou, author of the new AFP book Meditations for Advent: Preparing for Christ’s Birth.
If you missed the 1 day St. Katherine College Share-a-Thon on November 24th, here is a recording which will give you a wealth of information about the school, it's mission, vision, and progress.
Every Sunday Fr. Nicholas Andruchow, the priest of the only Orthodox orphanage in North America, offers a Spanish-language homily at the St. Innocent home for orphaned boys. This podcast is the opportunity to reflect on the Gospel from the point of view of Orthodox Christianity in Latin America. Through God’s grace, it will help you ascend to the heavens.
With the Church of England just one generation from extinction, the call has gone out for re-evangelization. Fr. Lawrence Farley, the priest of Saint Herman of Alaska Orthodox Church in Langley, B.C., and the host of "Coffee Cup Commentaries," asks whether this particular church still possesses the original evangel of Saints Cuthbert and Aidan.
Kevin's guests are Scripps-Howard columnist and Orthodox Christian Terry Mattingly and Fr. Hans Jacobse of the American Orthodox Institute. They discuss the complex issues surrounding religious freedom as well as the prospects of losing it.
In her own unique way, Sister Vassa explains the history and spiritual benefits of the Nativity Fast. She invites you to sit through the "boring part" in order to get to the practical and beneficial part. Click on the image to the left to be taken to our video section where you can view it.
Learn about the leadership, vision, and direction of the Orthodox Christian Fellowship (OCF) with Executive Director Jennifer Nahas. OCF seeks to support fellowships on college campuses, whose members experience and witness to the Orthodox Church through community life, prayer, service, and study of the Faith.
On this special edition of "Hearts and Minds," Fr. John Oliver, the priest of St. Elizabeth Orthodox Christian Church in Murfreesboro, Tennessee, speaks at a symposium titled "God's Books: Reading Scripture in Judaism, Christianity, and Islam" that was held at the Murfreesboro Mosque this past November.
Sponsored by the Center for Family Care of the GOA, the 2013 Family Ministry Conference, which was hosted by St. Mary’s Greek Orthodox Church in Minneapolis, Minnesota, focused on rooting and grounding our families in Christ and His Church. Listen here to the lecture by His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios.