“Take the red pill, you stay in Wonderland. And I show you how deep the rabbit hole goes. … Follow one’s curiosity to an impossible land.”Morpheus
- An Impossible Lenten ChallengeI heard a sermon from an Orthodox priest on Lenten preparation a couple of weeks ago. He challenged his congregation with a simple Lenten challenge: To stop speaking of other people’s sins. I tried it and lasted about an hour. I realized how difficult it would be for myself, and then reflected that all of… Read more: An Impossible Lenten Challenge
- SAINT ISAAC THE SYRIAN“Angels and archangels, who are the king’s great officials, are gazing steadfastly upon you at the time of your prayer to see what petition you will make of their Master; and they are astonished and exultant whenever they behold one who is made of earth forsake his dung hill and ask for what is heavenly…Thirst… Read more: SAINT ISAAC THE SYRIAN
- SamizdatRod Dreher in his new book Live Not By Lies writes of those Christians under communism whose lives helped to inspire others to maintain their faith in the midst of extreme adversity. In Slovakia and other areas, dissidents were forced to publish their views, opinions, and cultural works via Samizdat, that is, secret literature printed… Read more: Samizdat
Fr. Stace Tafoya is the Priest at Church of the Epiphany located in Denver, Colorado. He is intrigued by all things: Theology and Church history, Byzantium, Roman Catholic, Orthodoxy, Desert Fathers, Patristics, Monasticism, Fatherhood, Family Life, and Memory.