The Great Orthodox Awakening

I was on my way to a seminar having spent the night in a coffee house. Did you know that ever since the Orthodox Church bought out Starbuck’s they now have overnight rooms available?Yep.Then …The Orthodox Media limo arrived sporting a big Blockbuster ad on its trunk – with endorsements of various movies by popular Monks, Priests and Bishops … and there I was being whisked away to for a meeting of MMPFACF – the Media-Minded People for the Furtherance of the Ancient Christian Faith.We had to speed, … [Read more...]

JK Comes Clean on HP and IC XC

Finally, the truth about Harry Potter ... click the link.UPDATE: The Hogwarts Prof, John Granger, promises an upcoming piece on JK's most recent "revelation." … [Read more...]

The St Philip’s Prayer Discipline

Recently I posted a piece here and on the Orthodixie Podcast ("Developing a Rule of Prayer") at Ancient Faith Radio concerning the St Philip's Prayer Discipline. For those interested, here's the application.Those of you who have responded to the Podcast will be receiving materials next week.Plans are currently being made to host an SPPD webpage which would allow members to post prayer requests and provide updates regarding parish participation and helpful prayer resources. We also hope to … [Read more...]

3rd Thursday at St George, Houston

Monthly Mediterranean LuncheonThursday, October 18thSt George Orthodox Church5311 Mercer, Houston, Texas 77005Held on the 3rd Thursday of every month from 11am — 2pm in the church hall.Lunch plates are $8.00.MenuThursday, October 18th ~ We will have piping hot beef kefta, fresh salad, homemade hummus, a scrumptious blend of rice with peas, carrots & roasted nuts, and pita!Invite your friends, co-workers and family! … [Read more...]