This video features His Eminence Metropolitan Savas of Pittsburgh.

Discussion Questions:

  1. Does contemporary media and culture -- such as movies, literature, television, and music -- have any connection to and influence on people of faith?
  2. What types of spiritual and religious messages are promoted through media and culture? 
  3. How can we, as Orthodox Christians, urge moviemakers to offer positive messages? Is it all about profit? 
  4. From an Orthodox perspective, should we restrict what we watch?

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