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The main courtyard of the Arkadi Monastery, looking onto the back of the Venetian church. As you can see, it was a lovely day :)


Arkadi facade

Close up of the facade of the Venetian church at the Arkadi Monastery in Crete. Completed in 1587, it’s heavily influenced by the Renaissance and an enthralling mishmash of Roman and Baroque architectural styles. 13 more words


Arkadi Monastery

The church within the walls of the Arkadi Monastery, one of the most ionic sites in Crete.

The complex is situated on a scenic plateau in the hills southeast of Rethymno. 257 more words


The Merits of Merit: Orthodox Vs Catholic Vs Protestants on Justification

The issue of Justification fundamentally separates Roman Catholics, Eastern Orthodox, and Protestants. Craig Truglia and “Matthewp” (a frequent commenter on ShamelessPopery.com) compare and contrast how these different groups view justification. 24 more words


Sunday Snapshot: Liturgical Concert from 2016 Bazaar at St Spiridon'sSeattle, WA

Sunday of the Prodigal Son. Tone one.  Synaxis of the Three Hierarchs: St. Basil the Great, St. Gregory the Theologian, and St. John Chrysostom.

Sunday Snapshot: 58 more words

Liturgical Music

Saint Ansgar – 9 February 2017 

Saint Ansgar

Feast day February 3rd. February 4th. in the Anglican Communion.

Source: Saint Ansgar – 1 February 2017 | ccohsydney

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What is Wrong with the Church? It's You, You're What's Wrong!

That’s right!  I said it, and for God’s sake SOMEONE had to tell you!  You still don’t get it, do you?  Your theology is warped, your view of worship is flawed, you are too worldly, you never share the gospel, you don’t give enough and you certainly don’t serve enough.  496 more words