Thomas: A model for faith and zeal

Yesterday the Indian Orthodox Church celebrated the memory of the Apostle Thomas. I wrote about Thomas earlier in the year, but since his name means "two" or "twin," it seems appropriate to give him a second look, particularly to draw attention to the extraordinary effect of his evangelism and what his life can encourage in us."The disbelief of Thomas has done more for our faith than the faith of the other disciples," once said Gregory the Great. "As he touches Christ and is won over to … [Read more...]