Grounded On The Sands Of My Worldly Thoughts

Image by phoenixsierra0 from Pixabay Too much of anything is never good for you and the same can be said of religion. Even though it fills our entire lives it is nevertheless sometimes important to take a breather. I study theology too much. When at home I'm confronted with too much religion and spirituality to … Continue reading Grounded On The Sands Of My Worldly Thoughts

Why After 13 Years I Still Feel Drawn Towards Orthodoxy

13 years ago I had quite the conversion experience in the Catholic faith. When I came home from Scotland, although interested in the Eastern Orthodox Church, all that surrounded me happened to be Catholic. I'm 23 years of age and I don't drive. In the months that follow I have a great conversion experience but … Continue reading Why After 13 Years I Still Feel Drawn Towards Orthodoxy

Blinded By Christ For Our Own Spiritual Benefit

Image by Anemone123 from Pixabay Saint Paul was an enemy of Christ who went from house to house arresting Christians. He held the clothes of those who stoned Saint Stephen to death. He was 100% committed to routing out Christians and either driving them out or exterminating them. What happened? On his travels the Lord … Continue reading Blinded By Christ For Our Own Spiritual Benefit

Video: How To Expel Thoughts By St.Gregory Of Sinai

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BQ1PK20FYgo O.K so I'm freaked out a little. I made this video where I read St.Gregory of Sinai (an Orthodox mystic of the 13th century) to you. I did so alongside Bulgarian chants of the Orthodox Church playing in the background for some ambience. Then I decide to actually research him so I can explain … Continue reading Video: How To Expel Thoughts By St.Gregory Of Sinai

The Strange Obsession With Changing Our Appearance To Look Younger

Image by Leroy Skalstad from Pixabay The only reason I can see why someone would dye their hair to look young is to make evangelization of the youth easier in a bid to connect with them. That's the extreme to which I would give the nod to it. To change ones appearance simply because you … Continue reading The Strange Obsession With Changing Our Appearance To Look Younger