Is secular “psychotherapy” compatible with the principles and the anthropology of the Orthodox Church?

   An interview with Dr Jean Claude Larchet(*), University Professor who holds a doctorate in the Humanities, has studied Psychopathology, Philosophy and the Eastern Church Fathers and has also had clinical experience in psychiatric hospitals. This is a transcribed excerpt from “Radio-Paraga”, a program in the official radio station of the Church of Greece. It…

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“I Loved Martyrdom…”

  “I Loved Martyrdom, Which so Strangely Cleanses the Soul”* ST. LUKE THE DOCTOR AND ARCHBISHOP OF CRIMEA 1877-1961 *This is a talk given by Archimandrite Father Nektarios Antonopoulos regarding the wondrous and martyric life of St. Luke, Archbishop of Simferopol and Crimea – a doctor, miraculous person and confessor of the faith. It is…

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Searching for the Truth

ORTHODOX CATECHISM TOPICS Searching for the Truth By: Fr. Anthony Alevizopoulos PhD. of Theology, PhD. of Philosophy http://www.egolpion.com/searching_truth.en.aspx  The problem of where the truth lies has occupied mankind down through the ages; it is a problem that is always contemporary and of its very nature leads man to seek an answer. The Philosophers, especially the…

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What is Divine Revelation?

ORTHODOX CATECHISM TOPICS What is Divine Revelation? By Fr. Anthony Alevizopoulos.  According to the Orthodox faith, the Church is not founded on written texts but on the confession that Christ is God-Man (Theanthropos), namely that in the person of Christ, God was joined with man, “indivisibly, immovably, unmistakably, inseparably,” and man has come into actual…

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Orthodox catechism topics.The Church

ORTHODOX CATECHISM TOPICS The Church By: Fr. Anthony Alevizopoulos PhD. of Theology, PhD. of Philosophy http://www.egolpion.com/  The Church as the Body of Christ is a Divine-human (theanthropic) organism, i.e. an invisible and visible reality. The invisible dimension of the Church refers to the communion between God and man having as its model the communion between…

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