A droll Russian Orthodox Nun

Happy Lent. Here are some thoughts from a funny Russian Orthodox nun (who has toned down her deadpan humor a bit because of the subject).

She is a priest’s daughter from New York, the star student of Byzantine liturgiologist Fr. Robert Taft, S.J. and a professor of liturgiology at the University of Vienna.

"If someone with a terminal illness were persuing euthanasia, what means would you consider acceptable ..."

Rebecca Hamilton brings the truth
"In the same way, a few homophobes in my country argued that legalizing gay marriage ..."

Rebecca Hamilton brings the truth
"What I find most worrying about all this recent talk about euthanasia is that it ..."

Rebecca Hamilton brings the truth
"About "gifts of knowledge sufficient not to build in flood zones or on earthquake faults, ..."

A reader has a question about ..."

Browse Our Archives

Follow Us!


What Are Your Thoughts?leave a comment
  • bob

    She is a scholar, and traditional, serious nun. Rare bird x 3.