Thursday, October 21, 2021
Wednesday, October 20, 2021
Mark your calendars! On November 18, Lisa Lickona and I will be talking via Zoom with Cardinal Sean O'Malley about the life and spiritual legacy of the great Msgr. Lorenzo Albacete. Hosted by the great Hank Center at Loyola U., Chicago! https://t.co/jfvtGzbT63 pic.twitter.com/fmKD2JNdWU— Gregory Wolfe (@Gregory_Wolfe) October 20, 2021
"If you love Me, keep My commandments."— Dr. Maike Hickson (@HicksonMaike) October 20, 2021
Love and precepts go together. God knew we need instructions on how to be happy here on earth and be a good neighbor, unto eternal life. https://t.co/TTn1Tn67RQ
As Pope Francis’s Synod of Bishops on Synodality begins its initial phase at the parish level, Italy’s bishops are blending the process into their own 4-year national discussion.https://t.co/vwbWGc74kh— Crux (@Crux) October 20, 2021
“We are loyal Catholics," Cardinal Timothy Dolan said. "The Holy Father has asked us to help him keep the Church always under the direction Jesus, our good shepherd, intends.” https://t.co/qgO6TpbrR3— Catholic News Agency (@cnalive) October 19, 2021
Meanwhile in Liechtenstein... Catholic leader says his archdiocese won’t take part in global synodal process, citing ‘ideological’ risk. Small archdiocese? 12 parishes for how many faithful?
Did the Armenian Church acquiesce too much to the US-backed government in Armenia?
Tuesday, October 19, 2021
The name of God in the Quran is Aḷḷāh, that much is clear. We also know that the Quran explicitly equates its God with the God the Christians and Jews follow. Today Arabic Christian and Jews alike will indeed call their God that. But where does this name come from? 🧵 pic.twitter.com/KolqWmXVPz— Marijn "i before j" van Putten (@PhDniX) October 19, 2021
📢@PappasPatristic is pleased to announce six additional speakers to the Colloquium on the Mystagogy of St. Maximos the Confessor (April 28-30, 2022) https://t.co/AgkeDJYXAI: Jelena Bogdanović, Thomas Cattoi, Demetrios Harper, Robin Jensen, Tamsin Jones, and Vitaly Permiakov.— The Pappas Patristic Institute (@PappasPatristic) October 19, 2021
The treatises on the mystical life, usually rendered as The Ethical Discourses, comprise St Symeon's most extensive treatment of the experience of God. Volume I selects those treatises devoted to the Church, the sacraments and the last things. Buy now: https://t.co/BWkFHLknWd pic.twitter.com/m8wvLeuUye— SVS Press (@SVSPress) October 18, 2021
This is the second of a three-volume series translating The Ethical Discourses into English for the first time. In this collection he addresses the traditional language of Eastern Christian asceticism in the light of his message. Buy now: https://t.co/Z3bh7csVYL pic.twitter.com/qXwn6vZ1mH— SVS Press (@SVSPress) October 19, 2021
Monday, October 18, 2021
THE ANTECEDENTS OF CHRISTIAN ICONS— St Elisabeth Convent. Orthodox Life And Chants (@StElisabethConv) October 18, 2021
Why are the Fayum mummy portraits interesting to Christians?
In our article ‘Fayum Mummy Portraits — The Antecedents of Christian Icons’, we explore the influence of the old tradition on early iconography.
To the article: https://t.co/TR9VSIldUE pic.twitter.com/6LFg0goAxK
Friday, October 15, 2021
Thursday, October 14, 2021
Wonderful news for those interested in Isaac of Nineveh! Sebastian Brock has prepared an English translation of chapters 1-3 (that is including the Kephalaia or Chapter on Knowledge) of the Second Part. It will be published by St.Vladimir’s Seminary Press. #Syriac #IsaacofNineveh— Grigory Kessel (@grigory_kessel) October 14, 2021
Wednesday, October 13, 2021
VATICAN—Leaders, such as @Card_R_Sarah took to social media to respond to today’s announcement that Pope John Paul I (who died after reigning only 33 days) may soon be beatified. pic.twitter.com/4FJJIra7iu— Bree A Dail (@breeadail) October 13, 2021
Pope John Paul I (Albino Luciani) is now expected to be beatified after the Church recognises a miracle attributed to his intercession. https://t.co/bt5FNXrq1b— Edward Pentin (@EdwardPentin) October 13, 2021