What’s meant by “the thoughts” and what’s wrong with them?
Nov15

What’s meant by “the thoughts” and what’s wrong with them?

The discursive mind (dianoia) constantly generates a stream of images and stories based on your memories and senses. It’s meant to be one tool among many in the human mind. But passions have darkened and fragmented the nous and left the will divided against itself – so the dianoia is running the show. That inner 24/7 commentary fills all the available space in our head. Thinking intelligently isn’t a problem. But...

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What is holiness?
Nov05

What is holiness?

Sometimes as Orthodox and Protestant Christians we find ourselves separated by a common language….

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The Church: Visible or invisible?
Apr22

The Church: Visible or invisible?

A friend asked: Can you recommend any resources for defending the church as an institution?

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Didn’t early Christians tamper with the text of scripture?
Nov20

Didn’t early Christians tamper with the text of scripture?

“I’ve heard that the New Testament books were altered by the early Christians to teach things Jesus and his disciples never said…”

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Save us!
Jul25

Save us!

Who can save us?

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Where did Cain’s wife come from?
Jan29

Where did Cain’s wife come from?

Scripture forbids incest, right?

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