Christ’s Compassion

Christ’s Compassion

‘And when the Lord saw her, he had compassion on her’ Teachers of little children train them in accordance with a system, whereby they attempt to teach them the subject of the lesson by beginning with the easiest aspect and then proceeding to the more difficult ones. This is also...

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Luke the Evangelist, a scientist and artist Saint

Luke the Evangelist, a scientist and artist Saint

W.J.Lillie Saint Luke the Evangelist came from Antioch the Great in Syria, was a doctor by profession and an excellent artist. At the time of the Emperor Claudius, he was in Thebes, Boeotia, practising medicine. It was here that he met Saint Paul and, after he had come to believe...

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Counting Down to Christmas

Counting Down to Christmas

  Happy Holidays?  There are just a few weeks and days left until we celebrate Christmas.  We found a lovely conversation between the Very Rev. Dr. John Anthony McGuckin and Fr. Chris Metropulos discussing the holidays and Christmas.  Fr. John teaches at Union Theological Seminary and is Professor of Byzantine...

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