The Church Fathers Now series

In this series, Ancient Faith Films introduces you to many of the better known Fathers of the Orthodox Church as well as a key component of their teaching. The host is Steven Sorrell from Nashville, TN.

Steven has attended St. Ignatius Orthodox Church in Franklin, TN since 2005 and has been Orthodox since Pascha 2006. He earned a Bachelor of Science in Music and Religious Studies from Trevecca Nazarene University and a Master of Theology from the University of Manchester. The title of his thesis was Apatheia: According to Saint Maximus the Confessor in Relation to His Understanding of Deification. He is currently the Dean of Spiritual Life at Davidson Academy, a private Christian institution in Nashville,TN; where he speaks in Chapel, leads retreats, counsels students, and teaches a course on Christian theology & a course on world religions.

1. The Rule of Faith: St. Irenaeus of Lyons

2. Tradition: St. Vincent of Lerins

3. Knowing God: St. Athanasius of Alexandria

4. The Holy Spirit: St. Gregory the Theologian

5. Deification: St. Maximus the Confessor

6. The Mystery of Baptism: St. Cyril of Jerusalem

7. Love, God, and Apathy: St. Maximus the Confessor