Fr. Steven Ritter is Pastor of St. James Orthodox Mission Church in Lawrenceville, Georgia. A church music composer, arranger, and specialist in Classical music recordings, he writes reviews and articles for Audiophile Audition.com, Fanfare Magazine, American Record Guide, and other music and religious publications. He is the author of That Your Joy May Be Full--Learning from the Authentic Orthodox Theology of the Spirit, published by Regina Orthodox Press.
Our busy lives sometimes get in the way of experiencing all the special liturgies of our Tradition, such as Vespers. Listen to this episode of Theologically Thinking as Fr. Steven Ritter and Fr. Timothy Chrapko speak on the Vesper Service of the Feast of Pentecost and explore the richness and significance of this Feast. Pentecostal Protestants believe they practice the spiritual gifts of the Feast of Pentecost.