Monthly Archives: August 2007

3:10 to Pic’ ee yoon

The Rev. Tracey Lind, dean of Trinity Cathedral in Cleveland, has accepted a nomination to become the next bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Chicago because she wants to follow God’s call. ”I believe that accepting this nomination is what … Continue reading

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Of Beheadings, Towers & Floods

And to think, the Beheading of St John the Baptist old style is September 11th … It was on this day in 2005 that Hurricane Katrina hit the Gulf Coast near New Orleans. Before it reached land, it was the … Continue reading

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Help Put out a Greece Fire

In response to the fires raging in Greece, considered the worst the country has suffered in over 100 years, the U.S. based humanitarian aid organization International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC) has announced an immediate emergency response to provide relief supplies … Continue reading

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On Spiritual Progress in the Home

Question: Geronta, how can a husband become practiced in the virtues?Answer: God will give him opportunities. Many men, however, after asking God to give them opportunities to practice the virtues, grumble when they are faced with a certain difficulty. For … Continue reading

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Bones of the Tsar’s Son?

MOSCOW – The remains of the last czar’s hemophiliac son and heir to the Russian throne, missing since the royal family was gunned down nine decades ago by Bolsheviks in a basement room, may have been found, an archaeologist said … Continue reading

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On Prayer

Prayer is more essential to us, more an integral part of ourselves, than the rhythm of our breathing or the beating of our heart. Without prayer there is no life. Prayer is our nature. As humans we are created for … Continue reading

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I Once Was Black but Now I’m … White?

When I’m in my car, I usually listen to National Public Radio. That’s quite a transformation for a man who once saw KISS, Willie Nelson, and Prince all in the same year – BUT … and I paraphrase … “Those … Continue reading

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