Monthly Archives: December 2008

Word & Virgin, Mary & Child

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

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Wonderful Nativity E-Card

Still haven’t sent those Nativity greeting cards? Just in time; you are safe! — Thanks to the Holy Dormition of the Theotokos Monastery, Hamatoura, Lebanon. Check it out H E R E. Thanks to FWD from Aaron Friar. Image Source

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Stocking Stuffers

Just catching up on some stuff, having returned from a weekend at Holy Archangels Monastery, a few things caught my eye: General Motors, like the other two geezers of the Old Three, is a vast retirement home with a small … Continue reading

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MFM: Baby Jesus … Missing from Manger

Here’s a personal favorite from the Orthodixie AFR-chives.Enjoy! Did you read about that Baby Jesus that was recently stolen from someone’s yard? Well, I decided to do something about it. I became an Investigator. The other day I went door-to-door … Continue reading

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OFOTOD: Out of Stock!

Some have informed me that they followed my plug for AMAZON’s deal on One Flew Over the Onion Dome only to find that it is currently out of stock. No problem! Send me an email [orthodixie at aol dot com] … Continue reading

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