Monthly Archives: November 2007

Papa Say Do Mo Betta

No doubt, this is good news for everyone (except maybe Satan and those who believe the 60’s were the New Jerusalem). Why the Pope is right to purge modern musicBy Damian ThompsonFor decades, the standard of singing in St Peter’s … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Two on Thanksgiving

It is the duty of nations as well as of men to owe their dependence upon the overruling power of God; to confess their sins and transgressions in humble sorrow, yet with assured hope that genuine repentance will lead to … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Fasting Questions on AFR

As promised last week, this week’s Orthodixie Podcast will attempt to answer your fasting questions. For those late to the party, we are in the midst of the Nativity Fast (sometimes referred to as the St Philip Fast, even Advent). … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

HALKI: Destruction of Chapel in Turkey

Istanbul (AsiaNews) – A XVII century chapel dedicated to Our Lord’s Transfiguration, which lies in front of the Halki School of Theology, was almost completely destroyed [last week] by Forest Guards. The Church had been recently restored with the permission … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Killing ME Softly (Twice)

We once had a preacher who delivered a Sunday night sermon using hunting analogies. He walked up to the front of the auditorium in hunting cap and vest, carrying a rod and reel, shotgun and other hunting props. I remember … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Word & Virgin – God in Human Flesh

The reason for the Nativity Fast and the festive season of Christmas is: God became flesh. God spoke, and this Word put on humanity that we might put on divinity. Or, as St Athanasius writes, “God became man, that man … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Moore on DEFEATING SIN

Father Joseph has the unusual ability to take timeless truth, Biblical knowledge, and theology, and communicate them in a practical, and readily understandable form that has the wonderful potential of helping us to be transformed through the renewing of our … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment