Posts about Ascension

Iconography and Saints

Learn About the Icon of Saint Peter – The Art of Belief Series

Inspired by the documentary, PISTEVO, the Orthodox Christian Network will be featuring iconography and the Saints of the Orthodox Church.  Iconography,…

Aug 23, 2015
Good News for a Change

The Sunday after Ascension May 24, 2015

In this episode of Good News for a Change, Fr. Constantine describes how, with the Ascension, we leave the joys and symbols of Pascha behind. So, do we…

May 27, 2015
The Sounding

St. Basil: A Proper Bishop

St. Basil lived and worked in the fourth century, when the Church was just starting to work hand in glove with the Roman state.  The new relationship…

Dec 26, 2014
The Sounding

Parting Is Such Sweet Sorrow: Why the Ascension Matters

Departures are typically sad events, but not always. When I was a kid, I had a great aunt who we would love to see visit, but were more excited when she…

Jun 09, 2013