IMMERSIVE 360-DEGREE VIDEO OF THE UKRAINIAN CROSS PROCESSION PUBLISHED ONLINE (+ VIDEO)

Orthochristian.com - 1/8/9 A new immersive video of Saturday’s cross procession in honor of the St. Vladimir the Great and the 1,031st anniversary of the Baptism of Rus’ has been published by the Ukrainian TV channel First Cossack. The VR enabled video, of the 300,000 strong cross procession, makes it feel like you’re right there, allowing you to turn ...

Romanian Patriarchate Expresses Compassion and Solidarity Over Rape and Killing of Teen Alexandra Măceșanu

Basilica Orthodox News Agency - 1/8/19 +Memory Eternal+ The Romanian Patriarchate expresses sincere compassion and solidarity over the sorrow of the family of teen Alexandra Măceșanu, the victim of a kidnapping that has strongly outraged Romanian society these days. Waiting for the exact outcome of the investigation of the authorities on this terrible case, the Romanian Patriarchate urges ...

Challenging Opinions: “Raymond Ibrahim on Islam and the West”

Raymond Ibrahim - 1/8/19 William Campbell of Challenging Opinions recently interviewed me on a number of topics revolving around Islam and the West. True to the show’s name, Campbell never seems to miss a chance to “challenge” my views. To listen to the interview/debate, click here and fast-forward to the 8:42 mark. Source:  

Reaching Those In Crisis: Improved Training For Ministry

SVOTS - 1/8/19 It takes more than intellectual ability and scholarship to make an effective priest or chaplain—especially because this broken world needs more servants equipped to minister to those who suffer those who find themselves in crisis, and all who desperately need the healing that only Christ can provide. Honing pastoral skills requires practice outside the ...