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Death Died because Love Lives

Humans want to know others and be known. So much that even if we had everything else but lacked this love and fellowship, life would be dry. But things get … Continue reading

April 20, 2016 · Leave a comment

Why Icons?

This introduction is written as a first draft for my parish website: St Ignatius Orthodox Church Belfast. The picture was also taken at St Igantius’. —————- You may never have set … Continue reading

April 6, 2016 · Leave a comment

God’s Presence in Matter II: Great Cloud of Witnesses

  “The doctrine of uncreated grace, which was first adumbrated by the Cappadocians, was a solution to the problem of how God could remain utterly transcendent and yet at the … Continue reading

April 1, 2016 · Leave a comment

Hypostasis, Existence and Salvation

  Understanding the worldview of the Orthodox Church has a lot to do with understanding the incarnation. In fact there is a saying I’ve often heard that in Orthodoxy, the … Continue reading

January 19, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Incarnation and Intercession of Saints

Here is a response my friend Daniel Palomino gave to someone’s question on how the saints in heaven can hear us. —————————————————————————————— “For saints in Heaven to even hear thousands … Continue reading

September 26, 2015 · 1 Comment