Archives for July 2015

Terry Mattingly: Memory Eternal, for a Quiet Giant in American Orthodoxy

Source: Terry Mattingly’s On Religion website. By Terry Mattingly FRANKLIN, Tenn. — It was a typical evangelistic crusade in rural Alabama and, as he ended his sermon, the Rev. Gordon Walker called sinners down to the altar to be born again. Most Southern towns have a few notorious folks who frequent the back pews during […]

Planned Parenthood and the Institutionalization of Evil

Evil enters the world when a man puts his hands in service to a lie. Evil enters because the man has to restructure reality to conform to the lie lest reality reveal that the lie is indeed a lie.

The Protohomosexual: Why Are So Many Straight People Pro-Gay?

“Gay” and “straight” are not taxonomies but ideologies. They are not orientations but disorientations: whether bi-, homo-, or hetero-, hyphenated sexuality makes us lose our sense of direction toward the truly sexual, and the victims of such ideology are children.

If Love Has Won, Has Marriage Lost? An Orthodox Response to Obergefell v. Hodges 1

It is difficult to imagine how the Supreme Court’s action can be interpreted as anything other than a repudiation of millennia of human and divine wisdom about the nature and the meaning of marriage…We must realize that under the new order, Orthodox Christian beliefs about marriage will be judged by many (a judgment the law now supports) as an offensive totem of a backward religion.

Archpriest Victor Potapov: An Earthquake of Sorts is Taking Place in America

Homosexuals claim that they are looking for equality in civil life. I think, though, they actually are pursuing other goals.