Papal Primacy and the Innovations of the Roman Catholic Church – New Book

Eastern Light Publishing - Amazon - 15/1/19 Paperback https://www.amazon.com/dp/194994011X Kindle This book was originally published in 1896 and was translated into English in 1948.  Re-released in January 2019.  This work by Apostolos Makrakis is a look at the replay of Constantinople to the Encyclical issued by Pope Leo XIII in the year 1994 concerning the union of the churches. The ...

Venerable Gerasimus of the Jordan

Church of Serbia - 18/3/18 “Father, you burned with heavenly love, preferring the harshness of the Jordan desert to all the delights of the world. Therefore, a wild beast served you until your death; he died in obedience and grief on your grave.” (Kontakion to St. Gerasimus) . The saying goes that March comes in like a ...

“Bible Answer Man” Hank Hanegraaff Joins the Orthodox Church

Journey to Orthodoxy - 12/4/17 Known to millions as the “Bible Answer Man,” 77-year-old Hank Hanegraaff and his wife were received into the Orthodox Church this year on the great feast of Palm Sunday, at St. Nektarios Greek Orthodox Church in Charlotte, NC. Mr. Hanegraaff can be seen kneeling with a lit candle under a priest’s epitrachelion ...

What Jesus was like – Fr. Steven Kostoff

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OCA- August 2015 - Fr. Steven Kostoff Regardless of how well one may know the Gospels, it is challenging to form a clear image of “what Jesus was like.” This is not in reference to His deeds and words, for these are amply recorded in the four canonical Gospels. I am referring more to what we would ...

Your teeth look great — now tell me about Orthodoxy

Fr. Barnabas Powell - June 2014 “I hear you’re a minister,” the hygienist remarked, fastening the bib around my neck for a dental cleaning. “May I ask what kind?” “Eastern Orthodox,” I said quickly, as the tools of her trade descended. Hygienists are often good conversationalists. Ironic, given the complications faced by those on the other side of the ...