Posts about Scripture

Feast of Healthy Thoughts

Do Words Matter? Some Do

Watch Now as Dr. Bruck Beck addresses us on the power of words at a time when we need to pay close attention to how words matter. Dr. Beck is the Assistant…

Aug 16, 2017
Adult Study Classes

Walking the Spiritual Tightrope: Achieving ‘Balance’ in Our Lives – Live Adult Education Class

LIVE Adult Education on “Walking the Spiritual Tightrope: Achieving ‘Balance’ in Our Lives” from St George Greek Orthodox Church. We put a lot…

Feb 28, 2017
The Sounding Blog

Introducing St. Ephrem the Syrian (II): Images and Themes from His Hymns on Paradise

The fifteen poems which comprise Ephrem’s Hymns on Paradise revolve around the poetic figure suggested in their title, taking as their starting point…

Feb 13, 2015
The Sounding Blog

Introducing St. Ephrem the Syrian (I)

St. Ephrem the Syrian, who is remembered on Jan 28th on the Orthodox calendar, is one of the greatest of Christian poet-theologians, as well the most important…

Feb 13, 2015
The Sounding Blog

The Reality of Demonic Possession

A great gulf separates those who read the Scriptures over the shoulders of the Fathers and those who read over the shoulders of modern secular academics….

Jan 26, 2015
The Sounding Blog

Again and Again

She’d just turned three and I found her sitting in the middle of a bedroom floor, carefully building a tower of wooden blocks. She didn’t notice my…

Jun 28, 2014