Monthly Archives: January 2006

OYO Hires New Program Director

Orthodox Youth Outreach (OYO) has hired Jordan Henderson to serve as its new Program Director. OYO is a ministry of NAC Teen SOYO which has been designed to provide local parishes and youth workers with the resources necessary to involve … Continue reading

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OCMC Needs Teachers in Albania

HELP WANTED: missionaries for 2-year commitments to serve growing educational projects in Albania. Currently the Orthodox Church, under the direction of His Beatitude Archbishop Anastasios, runs a number of kindergartens and two primary schools, with plans to expand the existing … Continue reading

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Some Notes on Prayer (I)

Funny. Sometimes you only find that what you’ve been looking for when you’re looking for something else entirely. The following quotes are from my seminary days — Ascetic Theology 2 — with Bishop Brother John Charles. Worth a read (if … Continue reading

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WARNING: Where Are the Shepherds?

Okay, I’ll take a stab. Not that this is the case personally nor, certainly, with any readers of GetReligion . . . but many good folks are addicted to porn. Plain and simple. I’ve heard clergy discussing the latest episode … Continue reading

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What’s a Russian Student Believe?

[The poll revealed that] 67% and 77% respectively said that they believed in the immortal human soul. At the same time 62% and 63% respectively believe in the Resurrection of Christ, so their faith in immortality is based on their … Continue reading

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Adams on Islam ala Esolen

“In the seventh century of the Christian era, a wandering Arab of the lineage of Hagar the Egyptian, combining the powers of transcendent genius with the preternatural energy of a fanatic, and the fraudulent spirit of an impostor, proclaimed himself … Continue reading

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Chrisostomos MOZART

In honour of the 250th birthday of Mozart — named for the Saint, the Golden-Mouthed, whose memory is kept today … I must inform [you] that on 27 January, at 8 p.m., my dear wife was happily delivered of a … Continue reading

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