Orthodoxy in the diaspora
December 12, 2013 by Gabe Martini
The early history of Christian monasticism is often associated with Anthony the Great, a third century, Egyptian monk who helped pave the way for this lifestyle … [More]
Despite the invention of both electricity and modern light bulbs, oil lamps remain a key aspect of Orthodox worship.
Much could be said about the … [More]
December 9, 2013 by Jonathan Pageau
December 8, 2013 by Gabe Martini
December 7, 2013 by Gabe Martini
December 6, 2013 by Gabe Martini
December 5, 2013 by Michael Coleman
The giving of gifts is an ancient custom found in practically every society.
It has, and does, serve many purposes: to cement alliances … [More]
December 4, 2013 by Gabe Martini
Since the very beginning, the right worship of God has always involved incense.
From before Israel's foundations, to the ministry of the … [More]
December 3, 2013 by Gabe Martini
Written in 1741 by George Frideric Handel (1685–1759), a German-born English composer, the Messiah is perhaps the most famous oratorio in the … [More]
December 2, 2013 by Gabe Martini
Humility isn't easy.
In fact, it is likely the most difficult (and painful) of all the spiritual virtues.
Nevertheless, the way of … [More]
December 1, 2013 by Gabe Martini
By the time Thanksgiving leftovers are gone, many in America are already struggling with something known as holiday depression. But why does this … [More]
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