Friday, May 11, 2007

Items of Interest - Week of the Samaritan Woman 2007

Hristos voskrese iz mrtvih, smertiju smert poprav, i suščim vo grobje život darovav!
Al masih qam baini'lamwat, wa wati al mowt bil mowt, wa wahalba'l haya lil ladhina fi'l qubur!
Christ is risen from the dead, trampling down death by death, and upon those in the tombs bestowing life!

The Sacrament of Freedom
Archimandrite Victor (Mamontov) on personal liberation.

Do You Know Jesus?
Fr Stephen Freeman on conversion and knowing our Lord and Saviour.

Orthodox Mission in the 21st Century
by Fr. Deacon Methodius Hayes.

Call No Man Father
Fr. Richard Ballew on Matthew 23. In answer to a friend's question.

Balkan Muslim Gratitude
Julia Gorin on the planned attack on Ft. Dix.

Tuesday, May 8, 2007

Items of Interest - Week of the Paralytic 2007

Hristos voskrese iz mrtvih, smertiju smert poprav, i suščim vo grobje život darovav!
Al masih qam baini'lamwat, wa wati al mowt bil mowt, wa wahalba'l haya lil ladhina fi'l qubur!
Christ is risen from the dead, trampling down death by death, and upon those in the tombs bestowing life!

Ironic and Sardonic
Fr. Stephen Freeman on how the world needs divine irony.

Self-Critique
Reader Christopher Orr's answer to the question, "What do you think the strongest argument against Orthodoxy's claims are?"

Personal Jesus
Jason Lee Steorts on John Shelby Spong's “nontheistic” Christianity.

Christ on the Silk Road
by Glen L. Thompson. The Evidences of Nestorian Christianity in Ancient China

The Religious Left's Monster
Mark Tooley on the WCC and its support for the tyranny of Robert Mugabe.

Carter Comes to Berkeley
by Lee Kaplan. The saga of Jimmy Carter's one-sided and deceptive pro-terrorist agenda continues.

More Scientists Reject Evolution
A column by Jim Hyest in The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register.