St. Vladimir’s Seminary Reacts to Amsterdam Conference, OCA Bishops Remain Silent

By Fr. Johannes L. Jacobse The meeting in Amsterdam held several months ago to discuss Orthodoxy and sexuality raised serious questions, some of which have been answered. Thankfully, several attendees withdrew their support of the conference once the questions were raised. Also contributing to their withdrawal was the publication of an essay on the Public […]

Free Download: Atlas of American Orthodox Christian Monasteries

The electronic version of the widely popular Atlas of American Orthodox Christian Monasteries has been released by the Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the USA and made available FREE OF CHARGE to everyone.

The Amsterdam Symposium: An Abuse of Authority?

The participants at the Amsterdam Symposium participants have no real experience or training in pastoral theology. Ideas are one thing. The effects that the ideas have once they are adopted are another thing altogether.

A Letter From Russia on an Article Defending Same-Sex Marriage and Defaming Fr. Pavel Florensky

Editor’s Note: This letter is a response to the essay by Peter J. (Giacomo) Sanfilippo published on Public Orthodoxy, May 2, 2017 where the teachings of Fr. Pavel Florensky are misrepresented and his character defamed. It caused consternation in Russia where the teachings and life of Fr. Florensky are well known. The author of this […]

One Word of Truth Outweighs the Whole World

When Soviet dissident Alexander Solzhenitsyn gave his Nobel Lecture in 1970, he quoted this Russian proverb: “One word of truth outweighs the whole world.” Let me say it again: “One word of truth outweighs the whole world.”

Top