Monthly Archives: October 2007

Archimandrite Zacharias on “DEFEATING SIN”

This attractive exposition of current, yet timeless, anthropological issues is distinguished by its clarity of vision and originality of expression. As the book unfolds, it becomes increasingly evident that the unbroken Tradition of the Church is the sole key to … Continue reading

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The Monastery – The Movie

Sundance Film reviewer Ty Burr wrote: “The Monastery” … was another surprisingly engrossing documentary in this year’s strong line-up. It’s about a very old Danish man, the redoubtable Mr. Vig (at left), who wants to deed his castle to the … Continue reading

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Fr Nicola Yanney

TODAY is the 89th anniversary of the falling asleep in Christ of Father Nicola Yanney of St George/Kearney, NE, the first priest ordained by St Raphael of Brooklyn following his consecration to the sacred episcopacy on March 13th, 1904. Until … Continue reading

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Bending the Rules Out of Love

Have you ever known a staunch rule follower? I mean someone who seems obsessed, good and bad, with following rules? Me? Hey, I’m a lists person. I like to check things off. Did this, done that, need to do that … Continue reading

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“Defeating Sin” at Camp St Thekla

Fr Joseph Huneycutt’s book, DEFEATING SIN – Overcoming Our Passions and Changing Forever, provides a deep exploration of the Passions and the Virtues. It is also serves as a wonderful spiritual tool for making a good confession. Fr Joseph’s work … Continue reading

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MATUSHKA: The Sad Media & the “Happy” Wizard

Click the link for a Priest’s wife’s take on the whole “outting” of Dumbledore thing.

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On Stress from Work

Geronta, many people return home from work stressed out.I suggest to men that if they can, they should find an open church after work, go in, light a candle and stay inside for ten to fifteen minutes. Or go sit … Continue reading

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