Monthly Archives: January 2008

AJALAT on AFR: Toward an American Orthodox Church

Ancient Faith Radio Will Discuss Orthodox Unity in North America with Charles Ajalat on this Week’s Illumined Heart … Chesterton, IN—The Illumined Heart—a program of Ancient Faith Radio—invites listeners to tune in this weekend for a compelling discussion with attorney … Continue reading

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The Pope Turns His Back on the West

A parishioner sent the following note & accompanying link (which included the pic) …I thought that a new development, namely Pope Benedict celebrating the Roman Catholic Mass facing East, was a pretty important one, and I thought I would send … Continue reading

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The Messiah Formerly Known as Jesus

Reposting this review; the book, just released, is a really funny read (especially for Net Surfers with a goodly dollop of theoknowledgey). Dispatches from the Intersection of Christianity and Pop CultureTom Breen, authorFr Joseph Huneycutt, only the reviewerIt’s high time … Continue reading

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MEXICO: Winter Service Retreat (Final)

Final pics of the Winter Service Retreat sponsored by St George Church, Pharr, Texas — again in Mexico …Part 1 … Part 2 … Part 3 … Part 4… Part 5 As evidenced by the tree in the background, the … Continue reading

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MEXICO: Winter Service Retreat (5)

More pics from the Winter Service Retreat sponsored by St George Church, Pharr, Texas — again in Mexico …Part 1 … Part 2 … Part 3 … Part 4On Thursday, January 3rd, our group of helpful retreatants visited Casa Amparo … Continue reading

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My Cup (of Joe) Runneth Over

So I’m filling the car with gas on my way to Vespers last Saturday when a woman approaches me … saying she’s on her way to church and asks if I can spare a few dollars. I said, “Sure – … Continue reading

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Women on Mt Athos

Associated Press – A group of female protesters locked in a land dispute with the Greek Orthodox Church defied a 1,000-year-old ban and entered the all-male Mount Athos monastic sanctuary in northern Greece, a police official said Wednesday [1/9/08]. A … Continue reading

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