Eastern Orthodoxy

ORTHODOX PODCAST HOST KEVIN ALLEN REPOSES IN THE LORD

August 8, 2018 Featured
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Orthochristian.com – 8/8/18 +Rest in Peace+ Kevin Allen, the award-winning host of the Orthodox podcast “The Illumined Heart” on Ancient Faith Radio, reposed in the Lord early this morning according to a post on his Facebook page. The message reads: It is with great sadness that today, August 7th at 3:53am, Kevin Allen, our dear and […]

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Radical Nationalist Groups, Georgian Orthodox Priests Protest Papal Visit

September 24, 2016 Featured News

By Nicholas Waller – Georgia Today – September 2016 TBILISI – A group of Georgian Orthodox ultranationalists and priests held a rally Wednesday afternoon outside the Vatican Embassy in Tbilisi to protest the upcoming visit of Pope Francis. The group claimed the papal visit is an affront to the purity of the Georgian Orthodox and […]

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A less than optimistic view on Christian Unity

June 28, 2016 Featured News

KNEWS – June 2016 Buy Hardcopies at Amazon and Lulu bookstore Amazon – ($12.00) http://www.amazon.com/Orthodox-Dilemma-George-Alexander/dp/1329629787 Lulu (25% discount) –  ($9.00) http://www.lulu.com/shop/http://www.lulu.com/shop/george-alexander/the-orthodox-dilemma/paperback/product-22650819.html Kindle Copies https://www.amazon.com/Orthodox-Dilemma-Reflections-Pan-Orthodox-Concilliar-ebook/dp/B017P1RFBS Book: The Orthodox Dilemma: Personal Reflections on Global Pan-Orthodox Christian Conciliar Unity Author: George Alexander Reviewer: Dr Glenville Ashby Early this year, Pope Francis and Patriarch Kirill met in Cuba, delivering a historic […]

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‘The Orthodox Dilemma’ is Revelatory and Timely, especially in a Period Riddled with Internecine Violence and Religious Tribalism

May 19, 2016 Featured News

OCP Publications- Review of The Orthodox Dilemma- 19/5/16 Review by Dr. Glenville Ashby – San Francisco Book Review Website- www.glenvilleashby.com Buy Hardcopies at Amazon and Lulu bookstore Amazon – ($12.00) http://www.amazon.com/Orthodox-Dilemma-George-Alexander/dp/1329629787 Lulu (25% discount) –  ($9.00) http://www.lulu.com/shop/http://www.lulu.com/shop/george-alexander/the-orthodox-dilemma/paperback/product-22650819.html Kindle Copies https://www.amazon.com/Orthodox-Dilemma-Reflections-Pan-Orthodox-Concilliar-ebook/dp/B017P1RFBS The Orthodox Dilemma offers a detailed panorama of Church History and is a boon for researchers and […]

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Touchstone Review of ‘The Orthodox Dilemma’ by John G. Panagiotou

May 10, 2016 Featured News

OCP Publications- May 2016- The Orthodox Dilemma Review – Touchstone Magazine  Review at Orthodox Christian Laity: Review at American Orthodox Institute:  Also Read – The Orthodox Dilemma: New Pan-Orthodox Christian Book from the House of OCP: The Orthodox Dilemma: Personal Reflections On Global Pan-Orthodox Christian Conciliar Unity by George Alexander reviewed by John G. Panagiotou – Touchstone- […]

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Ecumenical Patriarch criticizes nationalist tendencies within Eastern Orthodoxy

May 1, 2014 Featured News

April 2014 “Whenever an Orthodox church succumbs to nationalist rhetoric and lends support to racial tendencies, it loses sight of the authentic theological principles and gives in to a fallen mindset, totally alien to the core of Orthodoxy” In an address delivered in the Netherlands, Patriarch Bartholomew I of Constantinople, who holds a primacy of […]

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Harry Potter Converts to Eastern Orthodoxy

April 6, 2013 Featured News

Matthew Schmitz | @matthewschmitz – 6/4/13 A new play written by a Russian Orthodox priest depicts Harry Potter discovering he has been baptized and then battling Voldemort with the help of Saint Cyprianus: Harry rushes to see Dumbledore, who tells him to find “the one who created everything”, as he’s the only power that can stop […]

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A new spokesman

December 18, 2012 News

18/12/12 AT A time when things are looking dire for Christians in the Middle East, they have acquired an articulate new spokesman who is also relatively young by the standards of clerical greybeards. At a gathering in Lebanon on Monday, the Orthodox Christians bishops with jurisdiction over Syria, Lebanon and much of the Arab Christian […]

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Faith Digest: Report names Turkey as offender

March 30, 2012 News

30/3/2012 Turkey cited for religious freedom woes. Turkey stands as a new and controversial addition to an annual list of the worst offenders of religious freedom released by the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom. Four of nine commissioners objected to adding Turkey to the list of Countries of Particular Concern—a who’s who of dictatorships […]

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Local Priest and Author Explores Orthodoxy in new Book

June 22, 2011 Featured News

22/6/2011 He says theology is not just theory and doctrine matters. Special to the Emmaus Patch by the Rev. Fr. Andrew Stephen Damick I am not a theologian. In the tradition of the Orthodox Church (known sometimes as Eastern Orthodoxy), theologian is reserved for the handful of people who pray truly—saints. It doesn’t belong to […]

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