Monthly Archives: May 2009

Just an Old Fashioned Love Song

This week’s episode of the Orthodixie Podcast is about that big event of summer. But, for the Old Marrieds, here’s a little chuckle someone sent me a while back: A wife was making a breakfast of fried eggs for her … Continue reading

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Ixnay on XB! (With a Shout!)

In the wee hours of Pascha, we Orthodox begin a joyful dialogue where when someone says “Christ is Risen!” the reply is “Indeed, He is Risen!” Or, “Truly, He is Risen!” In those early hours of Pascha, some folks have … Continue reading

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The Good News & Toilet Paper

The Campus Ministry of St Thomas Indian Orthodox Church is an active bunch. I was blessed, last week, to be a speaker at their monthly meeting which was held at the church in their Campus Ministry “upper room”. What a … Continue reading

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Father Mom

Back in 1995 our little Orthodox Mission was expecting our first hierarchical visit from His Grace, Bishop BASIL. Our community was only a couple years old and we were, at the time, meeting in a store front. That’s when I … Continue reading

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MP to visit Antioch / The Beat Goes On …

Moscow, May 21, Interfax – Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia will soon visit the Orthodox Church of Antioch in the Middle East. Head of the Moscow Patriarchate Department for External Church Relations Archbishop Hilarion of Volokolamsk, Russian Ambassador … Continue reading

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ICXC NIKA even H1N1

QUESTION: Can I get sick — say, Swine Flu — from receiving Communion in the Orthodox Church? ANSWER: No. STILL DOUBTING? Go here.

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What kind of beauty will save the world?

CONFESSION: I started to “steal” the first image, below, to post here the other day — just to beautify the blog. Then, with the posting of the second image, below, I could no longer refrain. Evlogia is a beautiful site … Continue reading

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