Spiritually Speaking: How to Solve the World’s Problems

March's "Spiritually Speaking" was on how we, as Orthodox Christians - called to be God's imagers in the world - can solve the problems of the world and end its pain.  In this talk, Fr. Anthony looks at three strategies Christians use: the cultural … [Continue reading]

Adult Education – Spirituality II

  Class covers Tito Colliander's Way of the Ascetics, chapter 6.  Enjoy the show!   Check out this episode! … [Continue reading]

Homily – The Older Brother Can’t See – or Love – the Prodigal

Sunday of the Prodigal Son St. Luke 15:11-32 We are called to live a life of love; to bring healing, reconciliation, and harmonious joy to the world. This is the goal of every good person, and the reason we gather here every Sunday. So why is … [Continue reading]

Adult Education – Spirituality I

  Class covers Tito Colliander's Way of the Ascetics, chapters 1-5.  Enjoy the show! Check out this episode! … [Continue reading]

Homily – The Pharisee Can’t See – or Love – Himself

The Publican and the Pharisee St. Luke 18:9-14 The theme of Great Lent is repentance. More than learning to say "sorry" (although this is important) More than promising to "do better next time" (although this is important) It is the … [Continue reading]

Homily – Christ Brings Salvation to our Homes

Homily on Zacchaeus Sunday (St. Luke 19:1-10).  Christ brought salvation to Zachaeus "and his house"; He wants to do the same for us.  How can we get Him there - and how can we get Him to stay?  Enjoy the show! Check out this episode! … [Continue reading]

2019 Speaking Schedule

1/11/19: "Ritual Actions and the Development of Moral Instinct"; IOTA Conference in Iasi Romania. 2/10/19 @6PM: "Sanctifying Creation: Three Approaches to Healing the World's Pain" for the Pan-Orthodox Clergy Fellowship of Rhode Island at St. … [Continue reading]

Talk on the Sanctity of Creation (Woonsocket RI)

I was invited to give a talk for the Rhode Island Orthodox Clergy Fellowship for their 2019 pan-Orthodox celebration of the Sanctity of Creation (2/10/2019).  In particular, they asked if I could talk about how to deal with the problems of abortion … [Continue reading]

Homily – Seeing Your Neighbor through Faith

  Homily on St. Luke 18:35-43, the healing of the blind man.  How does faith in Christ heal our blindness?  Enjoy the show! Check out this episode! … [Continue reading]

Homily – Rich Young Transhumanist?

Homily on St. Luke 18:18-27.  What would you do for eternal life?  Transhumanists and quantified selfers are willing to sacrifice A LOT in hopes of living a few extra decades.  Fr. Anthony discusses this and why the option Christ offers works (i.e. … [Continue reading]