A major and overarching concern of the Church arises with its commitment to the God-given sanctity of human life. Some of the developments of the biological manipulation of human life, though promising amazing therapeutic achievements, may also be understood and undermining respect for the integrity of human existence. Others may be seen as providing a new means of healing human illness. Discering the difference is the challenge the Church faces in developing its teaching on these newly appearing issues.
A look at the end times according to the Book of Revelation.
Bishop Gerasimos of Abydos discusses the Second Coming, or glorious Parousia of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. He offers a look at the end times in light of the Holy Scriptures.
Introduction to the Orthodox perspective of Bioethics.
A reflection on the issue of truth and tolerance within the Orthodox Church.
Writings of the Church Fathers on Various theological issues. All the links in this article are courtesy of http://www.ccel.org/