His Eminence, Archbishop Melchisedek, Archbishop of PIttsburgh and Western Pennsylvania, has issued an archpastoral letter regarding the Supreme Court’s recent ruling.
There is nothing new under the sun. What is now has been before and what shall be has already been.
2014 in review. Ample evidence that I didn’t have much to say last year! Maybe this year will be more productive.
The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog.
Here’s an excerpt:
A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 540 times in 2014. If it were a cable car, it would take about 9 trips to carry that many people.
Lent peals away all the layers of protection.
I find myself and my fellow Orthodox more thin skinned and quicker to react negatively to even minor offenses. Words and actions that may have been viewed as innocent before Lent began, suddenly become harsh and vindictive after the fast has begun. Why? Denying ourselves dainty meats, cheeses, and Continue reading
A comment on this story http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/govbeat/wp/2013/12/12/religion-in-americas-states-and-counties-in-6-maps/ that says everything that is wrong with the status of religion in America