Maybe Mr Putin visits Mount Athos because he feels it feeds his soul, guiding him in a way that is not necessarily obvious to an increasingly lost western society.
When the news came though on the Friday morning I was at London City Airport, right in the heart of the financial capital, on my way to a conference in Germany.
“It is good to hide the secret of a king, but it is glorious to reveal and preach the works of God” (Tobit 12:7) So said the Archangel Raphael to Tobit when he performed the wonderful healing of his blindness.
I have a friend who is considering becoming an Orthodox Christian. She is African-American and is concerned that by joining the Orthodox Church that she would be turning her back on black culture. While she likes everything about the ancient fai
As a young child I used to accompany my mother to various Christian services. She had been active in the “Salvation Army” as a young woman and was still a firm believer in God.