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A Joyous Nativity Fast to All! (2016)

2nd day of Nativity (St Philip’s) Fast Tuesday November 29, 2016 / November 16, 2016Holy Apostle and Evangelist Matthew (60).

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Orthodox Homeschooling...

I starting doing some “formal” homeschooling with my son about two and half months ago.  Over the past few weeks, I have found myself researching and researching curriculum, reviews, teaching methods, etc.   72 more words


Are People Really that Bad?

A few weeks back I showed my grandma some of liturgy (prayer) books that I use for Divine Liturgy in the Ukrainian Greek Catholic church. Pacifically the prayer books for the Divine Liturgy of St. 607 more words


Orthodox Christian Faith and Our Culture

I think there is a fear (and a legitimate one) that the Orthodox faith will be coopted by people for political purposes. The Orthodox faith tends to restrain and anchor liberals among us and kick conservatives in the pants. 133 more words



Rick, Gus, and Alex talk about one of the greatest movies of all time, Taxi Driver. We get into Loneliness, Degeneracy, Judgement, and how not to lose track of yourself in the never-ending onslaught of the modern world. 210 more words


Father Seraphim Rose

Father Seraphim Rose was an Orthodox Hieromonk of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside Russia. He was born in San Diego, California and died in 1982 at the age of 48. 25 more words


Book Review: Fasting as a Family by Melissa Naasko.

Melissa Naasko is a friend of mine, so reading this book was a little like sitting and listening to her talk about food. She moved away a few years ago, so it was nice to read this and “hear” her voice for a bit. 175 more words