The world is ever increasing in violent behavior. What can orthodox Christians do about it, and from where does our inspiration come from? In 2005, the Violence and Spirituality Conference attempted to investigate violence in the world from multiple perspectives and angles. Of particular note is the keynote address by His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios of North America.
Focus On: Fatherhood: A Time of Joy and Wonder
Fatherhood: A Time of Joy and Wonder
Many things in life come in stages, and fatherhood is one of them. My life as a father began in 1996 with the birth of our first child, Tatiana. The day she came into the world was one of the most glorious days of my life. I experienced a feeling that I never had before, and I gained a perspective that had been absent from my life until that point. I had read about the love of God the Father for His children, but now I was experiencing it firsthand.Read More