Saturday, August 22, 2015

25 Years of Ex Corde Eccclesiae

"Ex Corde Ecclesia" and "Donum Veritatis": Twenty-Five Years After by Dr. Adam A. J. DeVille

Though many academics put up a firestorm of controversy over having a mandatum when Pope John Paul II wrote "Ex Corde Ecclesia" in 1990, their objections are utterly silly and juvenile

Syriac Aramaic Orthodox Hymn - Haw Nurone - ترتيلة سريانية أرثوذكسية

Fr. Andriy Chirovsky on Theosis

On Saturday August 8, 2015, Fr. Andriy Chirovsky presented a conference entitled "Partakers of the Divine Nature - 2...

Posted by The Metropolitan Andrey Sheptytsky Institute of Eastern Christian Studies on Friday, August 21, 2015

Icon of the Twelve Apostles

Inspired by the Twelve Apostles! Are you?http://myocn.net/learn-about-the-icon-of-the-twelve-apostles-the-art-of-belief-series/

Posted by Orthodox Christian Network on Thursday, August 20, 2015

Friday, August 21, 2015

The Dignity of Work

Pope Francis at today's General Audience: “Through work, the family is cared for and children are provided with a dignified life.”

Posted by Vatican Radio - English Section on Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Every Wednesday the Holy Father holds a General Audience where he greets the pilgrims present and delivers a catechesis. Watch LIVE now!

Posted by Vatican Radio - English Section on Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Another Book...

With the Synod of Bishops rapidly approaching, 11 cardinals have contributed to a small but important book offering a...

Posted by Vatican Radio - English Section on Friday, August 21, 2015

Agios Savvas in Kalymnos, Dodecanese

The Monastery of Agios Savvas in Kalymnos, Dodecanese

Posted by Orthodox Christian Network on Wednesday, August 19, 2015

A Temple in Trebinje, Bosnia-Herzegovina

"Here are some photos of the celebration of the Transfiguration of Christ in Trebinje, Bosnia-Herzegovina"

Posted by Orthodox Christian Network on Friday, August 21, 2015

The Science of The Martian

AICN: Copernicus has seen some of THE MARTIAN and has a SCIENCE VS. CINEMA video about it

Archives of The Aquinas Review Now Available

TAC: College Publishes Complete, Free Archives of The Aquinas Review

Bishop Flavien-Michel Malké

Christian Today: 100 years after being martyred, Syriac Catholic to be beatified
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Thursday, August 20, 2015

Are There No Bishops Who Are Experts?

Prof. John Grabowski (author, Sex and Virtue) must be doing a good job advising the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, because now he's going to Rome to advise all of the bishops.

Posted by The Catholic University of America Press on Thursday, August 20, 2015

New from Angelico Press

From Christendom to Americanism and Beyond: The Long, Jagged Trail to a Postmodern Void by Thomas Storck

He has written some good things about communitarianism, technology, and other related topics, but I generally disagree with his version of American history (which attributes too much to liberalism the very beginning), which is not unique among Latin traditionalists.

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

A liturgical progressive laments some changes: A Lament for Lost Liturgy

So not all changes made in the name of being "pastoral" are actually good for liturgical spirituality, piety, or the preservation of custom (or the respect for custom) that is necessary as a foundation for the moral and spiritual life? Who would have thought? Would Fr. Anthony Ruff be willing to reconsider the promulgation of the Missal of Paul VI?

Related:
Holy Days of Obligation: A Defense by Christian Browne

Metroplitan Hilarion Alfeyev on the Transfiguration

Each one of us passes through different states. Sometimes we are on Thabor, and sometimes we find ourselves on Golgotha....

Posted by Orthodoxy and the World on Wednesday, August 19, 2015

The Lord’s Transfiguration: Paintings, Icons, and Frescoes.

Posted by Orthodoxy and the World on Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Patriarch Irinej to Address SVOTS

Patriarch Irinej to deliver an address titled “Theology as a Hope for the Future of the Church” at St. Vladimir’s Seminary September 11.

Posted by Orthodoxy and the World on Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Feast of the Assumption of the Holy Mother of God



Interview with Bishop Athanasius Schneider

1P5: Bishop Schneider on the 2015 Synod - original

Eastern Christian Books: Sacramental Theology

Eastern Christian Books: Sacramental Theology

St. Vincent of Lerins

Three rules to help guide you to the truth.

Posted by Orthodox Christian Network on Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Monday, August 17, 2015

Moral Matters by Mark Dooley

Crisis: Catholic Philosopher Challenges Modern Spiritual Wasteland by Sean Haylock

Moral Matters by Mark Dooley

The Holy Eucharist

The Crisis of Liturgical Piety

English translation of a talk by Sr. Vassa Larin