“You Cannot Know God – But You Have To Know Him To Know That” Father Thomas Hopko – Adult Education

“You Cannot Know God – But You Have To Know Him To Know That” Father Thomas Hopko – Adult Education

Adult Religious Education The Scriptures state that “my people will suffer for a lack of knowledge.” (Hosea 4:6). It’s not enough to simply provide religious education for our children. An educated laity is a strong laity and the key is educating our adult faithful. The type of education provided is...

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Deification and Sonship According to St Athanasius of Alexandria: Part III 

Deification and Sonship According to St Athanasius of Alexandria: Part III 

This is the third and final part of Fr. Matthew’s series on Deification and Sonship. Read part I and part II Indwelling through the Spirit of sonship Athanasius’ account of deification (theopoiesis) and adoptive sonship (huiothesia) is not limited only to the work of Christ, but also accords a central place to the...

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Deification and Sonship According to St Athanasius of Alexandria: Part II

Deification and Sonship According to St Athanasius of Alexandria: Part II

This is the second part of Fr. Matthew’s series. Click here to read Part I and Part III. If in De Incarnatione the goal and purpose of the incarnation is identified with deification (theopoiesis), in his later works Athanasius more frequently links it specifically with adoptive sonship (huiothesia). Athanasius’ earliest exposition of this doctrine of...

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Faith – Part 2

Faith – Part 2

In this second podcast about faith, Veronica Hughes will explore the relationship between faith and illumination, our regeneration in grace, and our second baptism. “We all receive the first illumining at baptism, and the second through faith and the fulfilling of the commandments of the Lord.” Stay tuned for this...

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Zooms and Primes

Zooms and Primes

Warning: This article contains some details about photography techniques. However, reading it until the end will prove highly beneficial. 🙂 There is no secret for anyone that I like photography. I have always been and I always will be fascinated by the mystical revelations of the dark room, where all...

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Ascension of Jesus

Ascension of Jesus

Ο Δημήτρης Καραβασίλης προσπαθεί να εμβαθύνει στις επιπτώσεις που έχει η Ανάληψη του Κυρίου στην καθημερινή μας ζωή. Η ανθρώπινη φύση μας ανυψώνεται στους ουρανούς, έχει την δυνατότητα να κοινωνεί με τον Θεό, να διεκδικήσει τη θέωση και τη λύτρωση. Ολα αυτά όχι πια ως προσδοκία και ελπίδα, αλλά ως...

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¿Qué es el Teósis?

¿Qué es el Teósis?

En este episodio de Vengan a Recibir la Luz, los presentadores Padre Aristidis Arizi y Padre David Wooten abordan la pregunta “¿Qué es el Teósis?” El Salmo 22/23, “El Señor Me Pastorea,” sigue. Finalmente, el Padre Miguel Marcantoni lee la lectura de la epístola (Efesios 2.14-22) y el evangelio (Lucas...

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