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On Chronological Snobbery

“Chronological snobbery: the uncritical acceptance of the intellectual climate common to our own age and the assumption that whatever has gone out of date is on that account discredited. You must find why it went out of date. Was it … Continue reading

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Giving Birth to God.

Often one may see pairs of Orthodox icons as in the photo above. If you are not Orthodox and know little of Orthodoxy, what do you see here? If you are flowing within certain large streams of Protestantism, which may … Continue reading

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“And the Logos became flesh and dwelled among us.”

In our icon corner, I took on a little project (almost complete) of including icons depicting the seven miracles of the book of John. They can all be seen here, though one is still only a paper print. Tradition calls … Continue reading

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Lazarus Saturday and Holy Saturday

“I am the resurrection and the life. He who believes in me, though he were dead, yet shall he live. And whoever lives and believes in Me will never die.”–John 11 “As the children have partaken of flesh and blood, … Continue reading

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The Place of the Skull

“When they came to the place called The Skull, there they crucified Him and the criminals, one on the right and the other on the left.”–Luke 23:33 This is a photo of an icon on the wall of my house. … Continue reading

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The Incarnation

“Only-begotten Son and immortal Word of God, Who for our salvation willed to be incarnate of the holy Theotokos and ever-virgin Mary, Who without change became man and was crucified, Who is one of the Holy Trinity, glorified with the … Continue reading

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