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Ascension of our Lord Jesus Christ


The Feast of the Ascension of our Lord God and Savior Jesus Christ is celebrated each year on the fortieth day after the Great and Holy Feast of Pascha (Easter). 1,563 more words

Our Faith

Satan and the Holy Trinity

Jonathan Tobias, an Eastern Orthodox priest, said in a recent talk, that the devil and other evil powers are ignorant of Trinitarian and Christological theology because it can only be known by revelation of the Holy Spirit. 967 more words


Evangelicals rising in a seemingly "post-Christian" era - What does that mean for Catholics?

 For those who want to save their life will lose it, and those who lose their life for my sake will save it.” – Luke 9:24 NRSV… 1,505 more words


Orthodoxy Week #4: Perhaps It is Christianity That is Sane

This began to be alarming. It looked not so much as if Christianity was bad enough to include any vices, but rather as if any stick was good enough to beat Christianity with. 448 more words

General Convention 2015 - Will history repeat itself?

It is a business meeting that inspires either the deepest anxiety or absolute apathy: General Convention – the triennial business meeting of the Episcopal Church.* This July we will have another of these enormous shindigs in Salt Lake City. 1,163 more words

Liturgical Church

Gay, Christian and Celibate

In a most recent Glory to God podcast entitled “No Opinions Needed”, Fr. Stephen Freeman spoke about the noise in our minds that drowns out prayer and our ability to hear God.  121 more words


beyond the familiar and comfortable

Only wonder understands anything.

– St. Gregory of Nyssa

But I don’t want comfort. I want God, I want poetry, I want real danger, I want freedom, I want goodness.

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