Analysis of I Timothy, 9-15

Analysis of I Timothy, 9-15

Ioannis Karavidopoulos, Professor of the School of Thelogy of the University of Thessaloniki   The Epistle reading for the Sunday of Zacchaeus is taken from the first Epistle of Saint Paul to Timothy and contains advice from the Apostle to his disciple and collaborator Timothy, whom he left in charge...

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Saint Paul on Raising Funds

Saint Paul on Raising Funds

Archimandrite Varnavas Lambropoulos   Writing in his second epistle to the Corinthians, Saint Paul urges them- among other things- to contribute towards a fund-raising collection for the Christians of Jerusalem. This was the first time in the history of Christianity that this method of providing assistance to other Christians in...

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The Allegorical Interpretation of Biodiversity in the Epistle of Barnabas

The Allegorical Interpretation of Biodiversity in the Epistle of Barnabas

Moskhos Goutzioudis, Assistant Professor of the New Testament, A. U. Th.   Paper delivered by Prof. Goutzioudis at the 3rd Hagiological Conference on the subject: ‘The Apostolic Fathers and their Era’, which was held in Smyrna and Ephesus (4-8 May 2017) The name of the Apostle Barnabas was linked to...

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Analysis of 2 Cor. 9, 6-11

Analysis of 2 Cor. 9, 6-11

Ioannis Karavidopoulos, Professor of the School of Thelogy of the University of Thessaloniki   ‘The point is this: those who sow sparingly will also reap sparingly, and those who sow bountifully will also reap bountifully. Each of you must give as you have made up your mind, not reluctantly or...

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The Epistle Reading for the 4th Sunday in Lent

The Epistle Reading for the 4th Sunday in Lent

In today’s Epistle, Saint Paul calls hope ‘a sure and steadfast anchor of the soul’. A ship without an anchor runs the risk of being dashed against the rocks along a coast. When people without hope are faced with the adversities of life, they’ve got nothing to lean on. What...

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