Posts about afterlife

The Sounding

What Happens When We Die?

There are many different answers to the question “What happens when we die?” Your doctor can describe in detail the physiological process of dying….

Sep 11, 2014
The Sounding

What Happens to the Soul After Death?

I suppose that among us mere mortals the only person who could give first-hand testimony to the question, “What happens to the soul after death?” was…

Jul 22, 2014
Understanding the Nicene Creed

I look for the Resurrection of the Dead, and the Life of the Age to Come

The last part of the third main section of the present Creed says, “I look for the resurrection of the dead and the life of the age to come.”  Though…

Jul 15, 2014
The Sounding

Of Angels and Demons

We Orthodox confess that we are amphibians—that is, that we are part animal, part angelic, that we simultaneously inhabit both the visible and the invisible…

Jun 19, 2014
Come Receive the Light - Greek

Εγώ ειμί η Ανάστασις και η Ζωή

Ο Δημήτρης Καραβασίλης με αφορμή την ανάσταση του Λαζάρου εστιάζει το ενδιαφέρον της…

Apr 13, 2014
The Sounding

She Said I Love You in a Song

I’ve been writing my mom letters every night before bed. I tell her about my day, tell her how much I miss her and ask her to please, please come visit…

Feb 25, 2014
Orthodoxy Explained

Will you go to the Wedding Banquet?

On Theologically Thinking, Fr. William Chiganos explores the Parable of the Wedding Banquet and asks if we will join it, or will we give an excuse for…

Nov 27, 2013
The Sounding

A Motto Not Just for Scouts: Be Prepared

Years ago on a September afternoon, my now-thirteen-year-old son came home from his first grade class with a request: “Could he join Scouts?” That…

Aug 11, 2013
Come Receive the Light - Greek

Parable of the Final Judgement

Ο Δημήτρης Καραβασίλης προσεγγίζει την παραβολή της Τελικής Κρίσης και προσπαθεί…

Mar 07, 2013
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