Thursday, April 18, 2013
On a new "Paradise and Utopia," Fr. John Strickland, a professor of history at Saint Katherine College near San Diego and an attached priest at Saint John of Damascus Church (OCA) in the nearby town of Poway, explores what could be called the catacomb culture of the Church in relation to the Roman Empire.
Wednesday, April 17, 2013
Bobby Maddex interviews Frederica Mathewes-Green, host of the AFR podcast "Frederica Here and Now," about her book Mary As the Early Christians Knew Her: The Mother of Jesus in Three Ancient Texts, which was just released in paperback by Paraclete Press.
Tuesday, April 16, 2013
Fr. Lawrence Farley, priest at Saint Herman of Alaska Orthodox Church in Langley, B.C., and the host of the AFR podcast "Coffee Cup Commentaries," reflects on the twin bombings at yesterday's Boston Marathon in light of the promises of God. Please remember the victims and their families in your prayers.
Sunday, April 14, 2013
Fr. Michael Tassos and Kevin Allen discuss the role of money and finance (and financial planning) in the Orthodox Christian life. Fr. Michael is a Senior Priest and Certified Public Accountant (CPA). This was a live call-in program on Sunday night, April 14, 2013.
Friday, April 12, 2013
In this encore presentation of "A Word from the Holy Fathers," Archimandrite Irenei examines several sections from St John’s Ladder to Paradise, read throughout Great Lent and particularly remembered in this Fifth Week, dealing especially with the paradoxes of spiritual life and the mystery of a "joy-creating sorrow."