October 25, 2014

How Do We Comprehend Natural Disasters Like Earthquakes and Tsunamis?

christ-and-creation

This essay below that Fr. David Hudson sent along is timely. I have a small parish now which means that after the Divine Liturgy we always have a discussion about any topic that people want to talk about. Today we had the question: How do we make sense of the tsunami in Japan? It wasn't the sermon and after the necessary caveats ("I am a priest, not a theologian," "this is my opinion" and so … [Read more...]

Reviling Our Parents

Fr. David Hudson

Fr. David Hudson sent this along for posting. By Fr. David Hudson Here’s another convert priest piping up, whether “in season or out of season”. Assuming that my right to speak is limited, please allow me address myself only to other convert priests. As a Protestant Evangelical, rooted in the Bible, I learned that God does not bless those who revile authority. St. Jude says, in verse … [Read more...]