From the daily archives:

Sunday, June 21, 2009

My Journey to Orthodoxy-Vicki Jones

June 21, 2009

Like most folks who weren’t “born” Orthodox, I have a story of my trip getting here. It’s not a particularly entertaining story, like that of Fredricka Matthewes-Green’s vision in an Irish church. But it’s mine, and I’d like to share it with you in the hope that you see at least a few common elements […]

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An Indian chief’s ‘secret path’ to Orthodoxy

June 21, 2009

The path of an Indian – a chief of the Mohawk tribe – led him to the bosom of the Orthodox Church. A modern-day story of orthodox “lunacy” in the Indian reservations of Canada. Saturday night. Very few lights were on. In the Russian Cathedral of Saints Peter and Paul, Vespers have just started. The […]

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MAXIMUS REGIS URBANOWICZ – The Incredible Story of a renowned Orthodox Missionary…

June 21, 2009

Baptized Roman Catholic, later becoming an Episcopal priest and missionary, and three years ago having been received with his family into the Holy Orthodox Church, he is a zealous Orthodox missionary and evangelist currently preparing for ordination to priesthood at Saint Tikhon’s Seminary, South Canaan, Pennsylvania. Maximus has been involved in various church ministries including […]

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Why I converted to Orthodox Christianity

June 21, 2009

Converting to Orthodox Christianity was a drastic change for someone such as myself who was raised Southern Baptist and Assembly of God. Some of my beliefs would be adamantly opposed by my family, friends, and most other Protestants, yet I had to make a choice. Was I going to stay with the Christianity of fads, […]

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COME TO THE WATER-A Convert’s Journey to Holy Orthodoxy

June 21, 2009

Priest Steven Allen In earliest childhood my Roman Catholic parents and teachers imparted to me the conviction that life on earth is transient, that death is inevitable, and that we must prepare for God’s judgment. I always believed that there was one true Church, and that belonging to Her was not a light or superficial […]

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