Posts about adam and eve

Pemptousia Partnership

The Theology of Gender – 3. The Fall

Sofia Matzarioti-Kostara   The story of the fall is clear. Eve was deceived by the serpent and first transgressed God’s commandment by eating the…

Mar 30, 2017
Pemptousia Partnership

The Theology of Gender – 2. Eve The Helper

Sofia Matzarioti-Kostara   The word “helper” itself presupposes an action for which Adam needs help. The only work that the text refers to is…

Mar 26, 2017
Come Receive the Light

Our Nature and Original Sin

    Why would God put a tree in the center of a garden and then tell Adam and Even not to touch it?  Listen as Fr. Chris speaks with Dr. Justin…

Jan 04, 2016
Orthodox Youth and Young Adult Programs

Watch Be the Bee – Episode 83 – Made for Goodness

Inspired by the Department of Youth & Young Adult Ministries of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese, the Orthodox Christian Network is proud to feature…

Oct 30, 2015
The Prayer Team

Knowing How to Forgive

You shall not take vengeance or bear any grudge against the sons of your own people, but you shall love your neighbor as yourself: I am the Lord. Leviticus…

Oct 08, 2015
Be Transfigured

The Illness

Since Adam and Eve, all human beings have suffered from the illness I call “ego.” We tend to see every option in our path using the pronoun, “I.”…

Sep 22, 2015
From the Archives

Throwback Thursday: Whose Sin Is It, Anyway?

What’s the difference between being born into sin and carrying the guilt of Adam and Eve?  Listen as Fr. Chris and Fr. Steven discuss this deep and…

Jul 16, 2015
Pearls of Great Price

Sensual Judgment and Curiosity

Try to be free of curiosity, for it can defile stillness as nothing else can. –St. John Climacus In this episode, Veronica Hughes enriches our Lenten…

Mar 09, 2015