Watching in the Dark: Horror Films and Spiritual Reality

Watching in the Dark: Horror Films and Spiritual Reality

Does the genre of horror complement the physical and spiritual parameters of our  current existence? It’s that time of year again when otherworldly creatures roam the streets.  Ghostly figures, warty faces, the walking dead – no, not NBN salespeople, but greedy children trick-or-treating. Another tradition is television networks filling their...

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Saint Dimitrios The Myrrh-Yielder – 1

Saint Dimitrios The Myrrh-Yielder – 1

James W. Lillie Saint Dimitrios is the protector and patron saint of Thessaloniki, a saint from whose relics myrrh flows and also a Great Martyr. There are actually conflicting accounts in the sources, but the overwhelming view is that he was born and bred in Thessaloniki. As a young man,...

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