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    Orthodox Converts Converting to Catholicism

    Many here at one time or another may have read the Ochlophobist blog which I read periodically but is now closed.  The author had an interesting farewell post which in it he mentioned he was becoming Catholic and I thought had some fairly interesting comments in it.  I was curious if there have...
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    Story from the Philadelphia Inquirer

    These were on the front page this last Sunday http://articles.philly.com/2011-02-11/news/28350538_1_abuse-cases-felony-charges-grand-jury http://articles.philly.com/2011-02-13/news/28532317_1_defrocked-priest-archdiocesan-priests-david-clohessy This is beyond comprehension to me given what has...
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    Calculating Easter

    I read with interest the following recent address of Metropolitan Nicholas http://www.acrod.org/metropolitan/homilies/interseminaryencounter2010 He was speaking to a group from the Byzantine Catholic seminary, among others, and he said the following Here is the documentation from the...
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    People should be focusing on the real issues, and the real issue is with the slide of the dollar, Belgian beer is really expensive right now.
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    Church Photos

    I've put together a couple of sets I thought might be of interest with some pictures I've taken or gathered and put on my flickr page. The first is of my own parish and the set is here - http://www.flickr.com/photos/24557771@N02/sets/72157625076687335/ The second are public domain images I've...
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    Memory Eternal Monsignor Stephen Dutko

    http://www.acrod.org/news/DutkoObituary.html Vichnaja jemu pamjat!
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    Jurisdictional Disunity and the Russian Mission

    A very interesting read. After thinking and praying about some of the discussion on OCANews about the history of Orthodoxy in America, I decided to present an overview of the history of the Russian Mission in order to show that we should be careful about the claims we make based on that...
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    Define "the Orthodox Church".

    The following discussion started here:  Is there grace outside the Orthodox Church? Define "the Orthodox Church".
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    Interview with Metropolitan Philip

    I got my copy of the Word yesterday and read this interview http://directionstoorthodoxy.org/n/fr_peter_gillquist_interviews_metropolitan_philip_of_the_antioch.html I thought it was actually pretty good.
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    Religion of Hatred

    I liked this story http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-1169145/Religion-hatred-Why-longer-cowed-secular-zealots.html?ITO=1490
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    Satan is a Penguin

    He cleared waiver today too. http://sports.yahoo.com/nhl/news;_ylt=AlT5YqnDeRjKaY2NGllrAAo5nYcB?slug=ap-penguins-satan&prov=ap&type=lgns
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    Defending the Faith in WSJ

    A very good article about Mor Gabriel Monastery today in the WSJ. http://online.wsj.com/article/SB123638477632658147.html
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    All Antiochian Bishops are Auxiliary Bishops?

    What does this mean and why did it happen? http://www.antiochian.org/node/18867 Can an auxiliary bishop lead a diocese?  Are there still dioceses?
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    Indian Churches

    I know I could probably look this all up, but could somebody post a quick summary of what the various groups are in India and what their representations are in the U.S. Thanks.
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    Controversial Serbian bishop's woes follow him from US

    http://www.theage.com.au/national/controversial-serbian-bishops-woes-follow-him-from-us-20080917-4ip5.html?page=-1 What is the status of the groups that have sought independence?
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    Russian Orthodoxy Goes Global

    An interesting article http://www.russiaprofile.org/page.php?pageid=Culture+%26+Living&articleid=a1207054846
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    Ukrainian Catholic Bishop Communes Anglican Theologian

    http://timescolumns.typepad.com/gledhill/2008/03/radical-orthodo.html Oh my.
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    Archbishop Job Annnounces Plans to Retire

    http://midwestdiocese.org/news_080111_1.html The rest of the letter is rather astounding as well.
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    Putin and Orthodox Church Cement Power in Russia

    An interesting article that appeared in the Wall Street Journal this week. http://online.wsj.com/article/SB119792074745834591.html?mod=hpp_us_inside_today
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    MOVED: Masonry is Okay with the Orthodox?

    This topic has been moved to Faith Issues. http://www.orthodoxchristianity.net/forum/index.php?topic=9495.0