Rags and Righteousness: Basil the Holy Fool

Rags and Righteousness: Basil the Holy Fool

Rags and Righteousness: Basil the Holy Fool The historical reformer remembered for his elaborate, absurd, prophetic justice By Kevin Walthall Jan 26, 2020 A naked madman halted the king’s procession on packed snow, standing in the middle of the road with eyes blazing...
Historical Reformer: Saint Gregory Palamas

Historical Reformer: Saint Gregory Palamas

Historical Reformer: Saint Gregory Palamas By Kevin Walthall Nov 13, 2019 “Since you now stand before the Original Mind, guide our minds to Him, O Father, so that we may sing to you: ‘Rejoice, preacher of grace.’”   On the first Sunday of Lent, Orthodox...
Bibles in the Barricades

Bibles in the Barricades

UKRAINE Bibles in the Barricades As Revolution and War Tear Ukraine Apart, the Church Finds Security in Christ Written by Andrew Shaughnessy Oct 9, 2019 Snowflakes fell from a steel-grey sky and settled on the barricades in Independence Square—the center of the...