Sunday, March 29, 2020


The Eucharist Makes the Church

Public Orthodoxy: The Church without the Eucharist Is No Longer the Church
A (telephone) conversation with Metropolitan of Pergamon John Zizioulas (March 23, 2020)

(also published here)

"I don’t agree with the Divine Liturgy being transmitted by television. I’m confined to my home and will not be able to attend Liturgy. However, I will not turn the television on in order to watch the Liturgy. I consider that an expression of impiety. It is impious for someone to sit and watch the Liturgy."

Eucharistic Living without the Eucharist by Nicholas Denysenko

Do the Sacraments Prevent Illness? A Survey of Liturgical Sources by Rev. Dr. Nicholas Denysenko

No Danger of Disease from Holy Communion, Scientific Studies Say by Fr. Joseph Gleason

"Transubstantiation" in the Byzantine Tradition?

Eclectic Orthodoxy: Transubstantiation: Maybe Dositheos Got It Right by the Very Rev. Christiaan Kappes, S.L.D., Ph.L., Ph.D.

Protopresbyter Maxym Lysack on the Jesus Prayer

"The Truth Will Set You Free," Rev. Julián Carrón

The Lord's Prayer in Aramaic/Syriac