Schismatics, Whitewashed Tombs, and Ukraine

Clearly, True Christianity has doctrine, it has canons, it has good order, and so forth as the Scripture and Tradition instruct. Canons and doctrines are in place to protect and make evident the true revelation and encounter with

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Sister Vassa and Public Orthodoxy on Ukraine, Part 2

The people at Public Orthodoxy have issued a declaration against the Russian Church in which they accuse the Russian Church of heresy — which they assert is the idea of “Русский мир” or “The Russian World.” They included accusations against the

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Sister Vassa and Public Orthodoxy on Ukraine, Part 1

Once again, Sister Vassa and Public Orthodoxy have boldly staked out positions, which just happens to coincide with the fashionable opinion of the moment. In a video by Sister Vassa, and then in a declaration published by Public Orthodoxy (which Sister Vassa

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Questions on Ukraine

Eric Patterson and Alexander Webster discuss the conflict in Ukraine, particularly discussing motivations behind the Russian invasion of a fellow Orthodox country.

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The Real Enemy

My heart breaks for what I am witnessing, for as an American of Scandinavian and Scottish ancestry, I am broken hearted at what I see as a mass exodus from Christianity in the land of my birth. That

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The Great Reset

Like most of you, I am filled with sorrow as I witness two great Orthodox nations at war with one another. My sadness is only compounded knowing that it was from Kievan Rus’ that Orthodoxy became the faith

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Peace Begins Within

This is the time when the church is calling all of us to fast, to pray, to give alms to the poor, and to go inward in our journey as we move towards the day of the holy

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The Nearness of Martyrdom

The Nearness of Martyrdom

The world tries to claim that the time of confessors and martyrs belongs to those first three centuries of the Christian church. It was during that Roman pagan period that Christians were martyred. We have images of the

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