Archives for September 2011

Pastoral Message of Archbishop Demetrios (GOA) on September 11, 2001

Very good talk, particularly about the sobriety the attack on 9/11 fostered not only on the people of New York mentioned by Abp. Demetrios, but also all over America. Source: Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America Recent Comments Book Review – The Orthodox Dilemma: Personal Reflections On… [6] Andrew Unity is needed in one sense: heretical […]

Russia Adds Discipline to World Orthodoxy

Source: Orthodox News | by Theodore Kalmoukos BOSTON- The Orthodox Patriarchate of Moscow issued a “warning” to Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew and of the Primates of the ancient Orthodox Patriarchates who met as a Synaxis in Constantinople September 1-3 and which included the Archbishop of Cyprus. The hierarchs addressed issues facing Orthodox Christians in the Middle […]

Chris Banescu, Bp. Savas and the Dust Up

When ideas clash, they often clash hard. When Chris Banescu took Bp. Savas to task for a mistake he made in reporting the salary of an American CEO, his intention was not only to call Bp. Savas on the error, but to call attention to Bp. Savas’ economic assumptions. The error was minor and we […]

Chris Banescu: Predators with Ph.D.s

If this doesn’t send chills up your arm, nothing will. Note too the language and logic the academics are using to normalize pedophilia. Sound familiar? All aberrant behavior is being softened. The late Sen. Daniel Patrick Moynihan’s telling prophecy that cultural elites are “defining deviancy down” is being fulfilled before our eyes. This must be […]

Chris Banescu: Bishop Savas is Wrong on Taxes on the Poor and the Rich

Chris Banescu corrects some bad math and sloppy assertions. Source: A Voice in the Wilderness | Chris Banescu Bishop Savas (Zembillas), GOA’s Director of the Office of Church and Society, has launched into yet another missive against conservatives whom he frequently condemns of hating the poor and only protecting the rich. On his facebook page, […]