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The EditorsOpen Letter to Our Beloved Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America (8/16/17) — Response to Racist Violence in Charlottesville, VA (8/18/17) — Editorial: Our Response to the Assembly of Bishops (8/20/17) — The State of Orthodox Theology Today (8/22/17) — Same-Sex Love: The Church Needs a Conversation (8/27/17) — An Editorial Shift on Sexuality and Gender (10/28/17) — St. Philip’s Fast Project: Feeding the Hungry Together (11/14/17) — Toronto Conference on St. Athanasius and the Incarnation to Be Live-Streamed: Link Provided (12/3/17) — Christ Is Born! Glorify Him! (12/21/17) — A Very Special Christmas Eve (12/24/17) — The Year in Review (12/31/17) — Notes from Underground (2/7/18) — Another Western Captivity Already? Call for Articles (3/4/18) — Dear Bishops and Seminary Administrators: Say. Something. Now. (3/14/18)  — Would You Like to Join Our Editorial Team? (3/16/18) — Where Were You on March 24? (3/24/18) — A Time for Everything (3/29/18) — Serbian Bishops Condemn Brutality in Kosovo (3/30/18) — Orthodox Christians for Accountability: A Historical Resource (4/4/18) — He Who Hung the Earth Upon the Waters (4/5/18) — Let All Mortal Flesh Keep Silence (4/7/18) — Become a Patron of Orthodoxy in Dialogue (4/9/18) — Joint Statement of the Patriarchs of Antioch (4/15/18) — Preliminary Thoughts on the Female Diaconate (4/20/18) — One Hundred Thousand Thanks (4/28/18) — The Marketplace (5/8/18) — The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict: A Preface to an Article (5/18/18) — Blessed Pentecost (5/26/18) — Voices of Orthodox Youth (VOX-Youth) (6/3/18) — Belarusian Church Discusses Possibility of Canonizing Metropolitan Who Brought Uniates Back to Orthodoxy (6/6/18) — Life Is Worth Living: Someone Is There to Help You (6/9/18) — Responding to The Wheel: Call for Articles (6/13/18) — Open Letter to the Church: The Humanitarian Crisis at the US-Mexico Border (6/17/18) — Letters to the Editors (6/22/18)

Book Reviews Call for Book Summaries and Reviews The Ethics of Time: A Phenomenology and Hermeneutics of Change by John Panteleimon Manoussakis (Christopher Iacovetti) — Theosis, Sino-Christian Theology and the Second Chinese Enlightenment: Heaven and Humanity in Unity by Alexander Chow (Michael Reardon) — Maximus the Confessor as a European Philosopher edited by Sotiris Mitralexis, Georgios Steiris, Marcin Podbielski, and Sebastian Lalla, and Ever-Moving Repose: A Contemporary Reading of Maximus the Confessor’s Theory of Time by Sotiris Mitralexis (Nicholas Sooy) —  The Christ who Heals: How God Restored the Truth that Saves Us by Fiona Givens and Terryl Givens (Thomas Shaw) — Brother-Making in Late Antiquity and Byzantium: Monks, Laymen, and Christian Ritual by Claudia Rapp (Kevin Elphick) — Pavel Florensky: Early Religious Writings 1903-1909 translated by Boris Jakim (Giacomo Sanfilippo) — The Conversation on Same-Sex Love Continues: A Trio of Book Reviews (Giacomo Sanfilippo) — 12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos by Jordan B. Peterson (Adam A.J. DeVille) — The Saint Nicholas Day Snow and Catherine’s Pascha by Charlotte Riggle (Elizabeth Hawkins)

Book Summaries Call for Book Summaries and Reviews — Father Daniel Berrigan, SJ: Why Should an Orthodox Christian Be Interested in Him? (Jim Forest) — What Hath Ricoeur to Do with Schmemann? (Brian A. Butcher) — Orthodoxy and Chinese Public Theology (Alexander Chow) — No Hell? Balthasar, Orthodoxy, and Eschatology (Henry C. Anthony Karlson III) — The Alliance between White Nationalism and Christianity in America: How We Got Here (Damon T. Berry)

Christian Unity Series Call for Articles — A Catholic Perspective (Julien Hammond) — Union with the Trinity in the Church (John [Patrick] Ramsey) — Eucharistic Unity: A Unity We Already Have? (Theodor Avramov) — East and West in Marriage Counseling (Gerry Ken Crete)

Dialogical Articles Call for Articles (12/20/17) — The Consensus Patrum: What Is It? (1/6/18) — Can You Be Orthodox in Communion with Rome? (1/30/18) — Bashar al-Assad and Syrian Christians: What Should We Think? (4/27/18)

Faith & the Arts Call for Articles (4/17/18) — Neo’s Journey: Through the Matrix to Personhood (Lia Lewis) — The Handmaid’s Tale and the Conflation of Politics and Dogma (Eric Simpson) — Brave Pianist: Maria Yudina (Jim Forest)

In Case You Missed It (Archives by Month) December 2017 — January 2018 — February 2018 — March 2018 — April 2018 — May 2018

Interviews Call for Interviews — A Chat with Father James Martin, SJ — America’s Scariest Catholic: Another Chat with Father James Martin, SJ — A Conversation with Father Andrew Louth on Theology, Church, and Life

Lenten Reflections 2018 Invitation to Our Orthodox Hierarchs, Priests, and Monastics — Final Call for Lenten Reflections — Sunday of Zacchaeus (Father Richard René) — Sunday of the Publican and the Pharisee (Father Andrew Kishler) — Sunday of the Prodigal Son (Bishop David [Mahaffey]) — Sunday of the Last Judgment (Father Joel Weir) — Sunday of Forgiveness (Father Seraphim Holland) — Sunday of Orthodoxy (Father Ihor Kutash) — Sunday of St. Gregory Palamas (Father Isaac Skidmore) — Sunday of the Precious and Life-Giving Cross (Father Sergius Halvorsen) — Sunday of St. John of the Ladder (Father Nicolas Kazarian) — Sunday of St. Mary of Egypt (Susan Arida) — Saturday of Lazarus (Father Timothy Cremeens) — Entrance into Jerusalem (Teva Regule) — Great and Holy Week (Father Stephen Clark) — Pascha (St. John Chrysostom) — “Thank You” to Our Contributors — Leave-Taking of Pascha

Ordination of Women Call for Articles

Reformation 500 Series Call for Articles — What Is There to Celebrate? A Roman Catholic Perspective (Julien Hammond) — An Orthodox Reflection (Giacomo Sanfilippo) — When Reformers Sought Accord with the Orthodox (Cameron Davis) — The Reformation’s Legacy for Pentecostal Protestants (Andrew I. Shepardson) — The Reformation(s): The Anglican Perspective(s) (Cole Hartin) — An Orthodox Response to the “Christian” Cults and All the Protestant Denominations (David C. Ford) — Women and the Reformation (Amy Welborn) — Erasmus, the Filioque Clause, and the Fathers: The Irenic Quest for Patristic Unity (Ron Dart) — Reformation 500 Series Closes

Sexuality and Gender A Chat with Father James Martin, SJ — Same-Sex Love: The Church Needs a Conversation — Is Abortion Vegan? — Excerpts from “Two Worlds,” “Friendship,” and “Jealousy” — Erasing Sergei — “Transgenderism” Isn’t a Thing — Sexual Minorities in the Orthodox Church: Towards a Better Conversation — Abortion, Contraception, and Christian Faith — On Chastity and Same-Sex Love — Eric Iliff on Chastity: The Full Text — Greek Prayer for Transgender Name Change: Urging Caution — Intersex vs. Transgender: Addendum to Greek Prayer for Name Changes — An Editorial Shift on Sexuality and Gender — A Response to Ross Douthat’s Orthodox Admirer — The Vocabulary of Conjugal Friendship —  On “Gender Change” and the History and Use of a Related Prayer — “Limits” and “Gender Identities” — Conjugal Friendship: Three ArticlesThe Amsterdam Symposium on Pastoral Care and Sexuality and the OCA Metropolitan Council — The Orthodox Church in Australia vs. the Same-Sex Marriage Plebiscite — Relationships in Mystery — An OCA Diocese’s Gay Purge of 1977 — The Orthodox Church and Sexual Orientation: Some Recent HistoryElizabeth Moberly, Father Thomas Hopko, and Father Basil Zion on Same-Sex Love — Brother-Making in Late Antiquity and Byzantium: Monks, Laymen, and Christian Ritual Sexuality and Gender: An Orthodox Way of Approach — Another January, Another Celebration of Our Moral Superiority — America’s Scariest Catholic: Another Chat with Father James Martin, SJ — The Women the Abortion War Leaves Out — On Abortion: A Priest Responds — On “Orthodox” Wife-Beating — An Open Letter on Same-Sex Love — О «Православном» избиении жены — A Preliminary Response to Dr Ford’s Open Letter on Homosexuality — Orthodoxy, Sissies, and the Performance of Masculinity: Part One — Pavel Florensky: Early Religious Writings 1903-1909 — Interracial Marriage and Church Doctrine — In Memoriam: Eric J. Iliff — America’s First Transgender Suicide Hotline Is Live — Homunculi, Norms, Choices, and Chocolate: An Analysis of the Subtexts of Patriarchal Views of RolesOn Chastity: Two Letters to a Struggling Monk — What Is the Official Church Teaching on Homosexuality? ‘Fundamentalism’ & ‘Dialogue’ — If Your Church Accepts Homosexuality, It’s Time to Look for a New One — The Dangers of Fundamentalism — On Fearless Dialogue — Would You Help Save the Earth by Being Childfree? — Queering Queer: Hitting the Reset Button (Queer Theory and Orthodox Theology) — Conjugal Friendship: A Year Later — Incels: Ross Douthat and His Orthodox Fan Club Have It Wrong — The Conversation on Same-Sex Love Continues: A Trio of Book Reviews — How Should Orthodox Parents Talk to Their Kids about Heterosexuality? — Ukraine: Attack on LGBTI Event Highlights Police Failure to Confront Far-Right Violence — In Response to LGBT Day the Church of Georgia Organizes 400 Weddings and a Procession in Tbilisi  — A Woman’s Lonely Voice in the Romanian Orthodox Church: Introducing Anca Manolache — Ireland and Abortion: A Hard Question for Christians — Sexuality and Citizenship in Ukraine — Orthodox Christians on Homosexuality: Pew Research Center — A Conversation on Theology, Church, and Life — Boys Are Growing Frustrated by Living in a Feminized Society — Sexual Abusers: Who Are They? — Orthodoxy, Sissies, and the Performance of Masculinity: Part Two — OrthodoxNet Has Heart Attack over Metropolitan Kallistos (Ware) — A Response to Metropolitan Kallistos — Father Josiah Trenham and the Southern Poverty Law Center — No Other Foundation but Farley? — A Brief Response to Luis Salés

The Wheel 13/14: Responses Call for Articles — A Response to Metropolitan Kallistos (Annalise Wolf) — A Brief Response to Luis Salés (Giacomo Sanfilippo)

White Supremacy and Racism — Open Letter to Our Beloved Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America (8/16/17) — Response to Racist Violence in Charlottesville, VA (8/18/17) — Editorial: Our Response to the Assembly of Bishops (8/20/17) — Immigrants, Cows, and the Gospel (1/1/18) — White Supremacy in the American Orthodox Church: An Open Letter to the Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America (1/22/18) — Letter to the Editors (1/24/18) — Hate Group’s Matt Parrott Responds to Our Open Letter (1/25/18) — Orthodox Christianity and White Supremacy in Its Own Words (1/27/18) — Open Letter Delivered to the Bishops (1/31/18) — To Our Seminaries: White Supremacy in Our Midst (2/8/18) — National Socialism = Nationalsozialismus = Nazism: Our Bishops and Seminaries Must Respond Now (2/9/18) — The American Orthodox Church: A Haven for Potential Murderers? (2/14/18) — Culture Wars and the Orthodox Church (2/16/18) — White Supremacists Base Their Ideology on Their Understanding of Harakas, Stăniloae (2/19/18) — Orthodox Facebook Group Posts Anonymous White Supremacy Denial (2/19/18) — Neo-Nazis vs. Metropolitan Savas (Zembillas) (2/20/18) — Deafening Silence: Week Five (2/25/18) — Orthodox Christian Clergy Against Racism? (2/27/18) — Orthodox Christian Clergy Against Racism: Some Additional Thoughts (3/1/18) — The Three-Barred Orthodox Cross in the News (And It’s Not Good) (3/5/18) — It’s Orthodox to Hate Jews (and Other Gems) (3/10/18) — A Response to the Orthodox Clergy Condemnation of Nationalism (3/10/18) — Interracial Marriage and Church Doctrine (3/11/18)  — Dear Bishops and Seminary Administrators: Say. Something. Now. (3/14/18) — Getting Through to Our Bishops and Seminaries: Can You Help? (3/14/18) — Black Lives Matter (4/4/18) — Ecumenical Leaders Gather in Washington to End Racism (4/9/18) — White Supremacy in the Orthodox Church: Where Do We Go from Here? (4/18/18) — Incels: Ross Douthat and His Orthodox Fan Club Have It Wrong (5/6/18) — The Alliance between White Nationalism and Christianity in America: How We Got Here (5/23/18) — Orthodoxy, White Supremacism, and the Court-Martial of Vasillios Pistolis (6/22/18) — “White Privilege” Explained by a White Man for White People (6/24/18)

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Abdelmalek, Andrew On Adoption and the Unity of Believers in the Body of Christ (Translator) (1/1/18)

(Alfeyev), Metropolitan Hilarion If Your Church Accepts Homosexuality, It’s Time to Look for a New One (4/18/18)

Amis, Benjamin The Promised Land? An Orthodox Response to Christian Zionism (1/12/18)

Amnesty International Ukraine: Attack on LGBTI Event Highlights Police Failure to Confront Far-Right Violence (5/15/18)

Arey, Mark Interfaith Dialogue: A First Step to Perichoresis (Interbeing) (9/3/17)

Arida, Susan Sunday of St. Mary of Egypt (3/24/18)

Avramov, Theodor Christian Unity: Eucharistic Unity: A Unity We Already Have? (1/13/18) — Grandpa Dobri: A Saint in Our Midst (Translator) (2/21/18)

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Barr, AnthonySt. John Cassian and the Ideas of Late Modernity (10/22/17)

Berry, Damon T. The Alliance between White Nationalism and Christianity in America: How We Got Here (5/23/18)

Bershidsky, LeonidWhy Orthodox Christian Nations Remain Stuck (4/27/18)

Brown, David Rome’s Response to the Zoghby Initiative (12/12/17)

Butcher, Brian A. Can You Be Orthodox in Communion with Rome? (1/30/18) — What Hath Ricoeur to Do with Schmemann? (5/1/18)

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Chater, JamesCulture Wars and the Orthodox Church (2/16/18)

(Chemodakov), Archbishop Gabriel Only Monarchy Can Save Russia – Restore It! (6/11/18)

Chemodanova, Olena Death of Small Child Reveals Split in Ukrainian Orthodox Church (Translator) (1/20/18)

Chirovsky, Andriy Orthodox Theology in a Secular University? (9/30/2017)

Chow, Alexander Orthodoxy and Chinese Public Theology (5/14/18)

Chrysostom, St. John Catechetical Homily (4/8/18)

Clark, Stephen Great and Holy Week (4/1/18)

Coman, Viorel Revisiting the Agenda of the Neo-Patristic Movement (1/18/18)

(Condrea), Metropolitan Nicolae Letter to President Trump (6/20/18)

Cooper, Victoria When God Becomes the Weapon: Persecution Based on Religious Beliefs in the Armed Conflict in Eastern Ukraine (2/5/18)

Coutya, Najib Will the Non-Christian Be Saved? (Translator) (11/23/17)

Coynash, Halya Russia-Backed “Cossack” Fighters Take Oath in Moscow Patriarchate Church to Fight Against the Ukrainian “Enemy” (2/4/18) — Convert Priest, Wife, 8 Kids Move to the Land of Orthodox Children’s Armies (3/20/18)

Cremeens, Timothy Saturday of Lazarus (3/30/18)

Crete, Gerry Ken Christian Unity: East and West in Marriage Counseling (1/22/18)

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Dart, Ron Reformation 500: Erasmus, the Filioque Clause, and the Fathers: The Irenic Quest for Patristic Unity (12/26/17) — In Honour of Patriarch Bartholomew: Orthodoxy and Ecology Conference (1/19/18)

Davis, Cameron Reformation 500: When Reformers Sought Accord with the Orthodox (9/26/17)

Deacon, Tita The Words in the Dust (1/10/18) — Homunculi, Norms, Choices, and Chocolate: An Analysis of the Subtexts of Patriarchal Views of Roles (3/18/18)

Demacopoulos, George It’s Time to Merge St. Vladimir’s and Holy Cross (1/15/18)

Denysenko, Nicholas The Promise of Autocephaly in Ukraine: What’s at Stake? (4/25/18)

DeVille, Adam An Encomium for Father Robert F. Taft, SJ (11/7/17) — Orthodoxy and Freud: Is a Conversation Possible? (11/21/17) — Review12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos by Jordan B. Peterson (5/16/18)

Dorroll, Phil Islamophobia and Orthodox Tradition (1/5/18) — Islamophobia Defined (2/11/18) — Bashar al-Assad and Syrian Christians: What Should We Think? (4/27/18)

Dreher, Rod ‘Fundamentalism’ & ‘Dialogue’ (4/13/18)

DuDash, H. Gregory Dying Parishes: Creating a Hospice Ministry for Churches (4/25/18)

Džalto, Davor Special Issue “Religion and Art: Rethinking Aesthetic and Auratic Experiences in ‘Post-Secular’ Times” (4/29/18)

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Edwards, Kari Why Does Fundamentalism Matter? (4/10/18) — Women’s Voices and Orthodox Dialogue (4/13/18) — White Supremacy in the Orthodox Church: Where Do We Go from Here? (4/18/18) — Bashar al-Assad and Syrian Christians: What Should We Think? (4/27/18) — Incels: Ross Douthat and His Orthodox Fan Club Have It Wrong (Preface) (5/6/18)

(Eliakes), Archimandrite Timothy — On “Gender Change” and the History and Use of a Related Prayer (11/12/17)

Elphick, Kevin —  “A Reminder of God’s Visitation” — Sacred Wounds on the Bodies of St. Macrina and St. Francis (9/12/17) — Review: Brother-Making in Late Antiquity and Byzantium: Monks, Laymen, and Christian Ritual by Claudia Rapp (1/2/18) 

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Farley, LawrenceMetropolitan Kallistos and The Wheel (6/16/18)

Farrer, Liam Ἐὰν Ἐπιλάθωμαί Σου, ῾Ιερουσαλήμ / Si Oblitus Fuero Tui, Ierusalem / If I Forget Thee, O Jerusalem: An Analysis of Pope Francis’ Unnoticed Ecumenical Gesture (9/10/17) — Can You Be Orthodox in Communion with Rome? (1/30/18)

Florensky, PavelExcerpts from “Two Worlds,” “Friendship,” and “Jealousy” (9/14/17) — Memory Eternal ~ Вѣчная Память: A Love Letter (11/02/17)

Ford, David C. Reformation 500: An Orthodox Response to the ‘Christian’ Cults and All the Protestant Denominations (10/21/17) — An Open Letter on Same-Sex Love (2/23/18) — The Dangers of Fundamentalism (4/22/18) — On Fearless Dialogue (4/22/18)

Forest, JimBridge Dweller (11/29/17) — Father Daniel Berrigan, SJ: Why Should an Orthodox Christian Be Interested in Him? (12/12/17) — Longing for Peace but Complicit in War (12/30/17) — On the Love of Adversaries (5/11/18) — Brave Pianist: Maria Yudina (6/1/18)

Fritts, Kevin Basil — Can You Be Orthodox in Communion with Rome? (1/30/18)

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Gannota, Irina Beauty and Its Power (8/25/17) — The Annunciation: Spring of Humankind (3/24/18) — Iconography as Byzantine Portraiture (5/27/18)

Graham, James K. Archbishop Elias Zoghby’s Vision of Christian Unity (12/8/17)

Green, Silouan Death and Life (9/22/17) — A Lesson of Hope in the California Fires (10/24/17)

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Halvorsen, Sergius Sunday of the Precious and Life-Giving Cross (3/10/18)

Hammond, Julien Reformation 500: What Is There to Celebrate? A Roman Catholic Perspective (9/17/17) — Christian Unity: A Catholic Perspective (1/11/18)

Hart, Aidan Icons and Culture: Transformation or Appropriation? (3/18/18) — The Making of a New Icon: “Christ Breaking the Bonds of Animal Suffering” (5/18/18) — Between Iconographers: A Conversation (5/30/18)

Hartin, Cole Reformation 500: The Reformation(s): The Anglican Perspective(s) (10/12/17)

Hartnett, Teresa Many Wounds, One Savior: Fulness of Life after Clergy Abuse (1/17/18) — Making Distinctions: Moving Beyond Childhood Sexual Abuse (2/4/18) — When Someone You Love Is Sexually Abused (3/15/18) — Sexual Abusers: Who Are They? (6/1/18)

Hatala, Joshua Words Matter: Response to Bishop David (6/22/18)

Hawkins, Elizabeth Review: The Saint Nicholas Day Snow and Catherine’s Pascha (5/19/18)

Hayes, Stephen Radical Christian Activists of the 1960s and Orthodoxy (12/14/17) — Mission and Ministry: Towards a More Engaged Laity (1/3/18)

Heith-Stade, David Christian Morality: Eschatology or Utopia? (4/16/18)

Herbel, Oliver The Side of American Orthodoxy that Orthodox Are Loath to Admit (4/15/18)

Herman, Lyndall What’s Happening in Gaza? The Human Toll (5/20/18)

Holland, Seraphim Sunday of Forgiveness (2/17/18)

Holmquist, Annie Boys Are Growing Frustrated by Living in a Feminized Society (5/30/18)

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Iacovetti, Christopher Review: The Ethics of Time: A Phenomenology and Hermeneutics of Change by John Panteleimon Manoussakis (8/31/17)

Iliff, Eric J. On Chastity and Same-Sex Love (10/13/17) — On Chastity: The Full Text (10/15/17) — In Memoriam (3/13/18)

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Johnson, Matthew Raphael A Response to the Orthodox Clergy Condemnation of Nationalism (3/10/18) — Interracial Marriage and Church Doctrine (3/11/18)

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Karlson, Henry Andrew Rublev, the Theophany to Abraham, and Hospitality (4/19/18) — No Hell? Balthasar, Orthodoxy, and Eschatology (5/22/18)

Kazarian, Nicolas I Am the Church (9/24/17) — Sunday of St. John of the Ladder (3/17/18)

Kelaidis, Katherine On “Gender Change” and the History and Use of a Related Prayer (Translator) (11/12/17)

(Khodr), Metropolitan George Will the Non-Christian Be Saved? (11/23/17)

Kimel, Aidan Theosis and the Palamite Distinction: Questions and Concerns (9/29/17)

Kishler, Andrew Sunday of the Publican and the Pharisee (1/28/18)

Klein, Melissa How a Church Destroyed on 9/11 Became Mired in Controversy (4/22/18)

Kleinhenz, Stefan Young and Orthodox in Trump’s America (8/30/17) — An Orthodox Youth Response to School Shootings (2/24/18)

Kutash, Ihor Sunday of Orthodoxy (2/24/18)

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Larsen, Christopher From Distorted Imagery to Disordered Praxis: The Psychology of Religious Fundamentalism (4/23/18)

Lazarus, Emma The New Colossus (6/19/18)

Lewis, Lia Neo’s Journey: Through the Matrix to Personhood (5/23/18)

Louth, Andrew A Conversation on Theology, Church, and Life (5/28/18)

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MacKay, Michael Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the Moscow Patriarchate under Investigation for Supporting Russia’s War against Ukraine (4/3/18)

(Mahaffey), Bishop DavidSunday of the Prodigal Son (2/3/18) — Open Letter to President Trump (6/22/18)

Martin SJ, JamesA Chat with Father James Martin, SJ (8/22/17) — America’s Scariest Catholic: Another Chat with Father James Martin, SJ (2/6/18) — What Is the Official Church Teaching on Homosexuality? (4/10/18) — Crisis at the Border: The Holy Spirit Is Speaking to You. Pay Attention! (6/16/18)

Matthew the Poor On Adoption and the Unity of Believers in the Body of Christ (1/1/18)

Mechanic, Jesse — America’s First Transgender Suicide Hotline Is Live  (3/13/18)

Mirovalev, Mansur In Battle between Russia and Ukraine, Even God Is in Dispute (6/2/18)

Mitralexis, Sotiris Questions à Propos Pew Research Center’s Report on Orthodoxy (11/10/17)

(Mollard), Metropolitan Tikhon Letter to US President Donald Trump Concerning the Separation of Families (6/19/18)

Morris, StephenFor Us Men and for Our Salvation (8/28/17)

Moscow Patriarchate 11th Meeting of Joint Commission for Orthodoxy-Islam Dialogue Takes Place in Tehran (5/12/18)

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Novitchkova, Alexandra — When God Becomes the Weapon: Persecution Based on Religious Beliefs in the Armed Conflict in Eastern Ukraine (2/5/18)

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Oberman, Michelle The Women the Abortion War Leaves Out (2/7/18)

Orthodox Christian Studies Center — Call for Applications: Orthodox Christian Studies NEH Fellowships (12/16/17) — Call for Papers: Orthodoxy at the American Academy of Religion (2/24/18)

OrthodoxNet OrthodoxNet Has Heart Attack over Metropolitan Kallistos (Ware) (6/12/18)

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Papagermanos, Stavros Ecumenical Leaders Gather in Washington to End Racism (4/9/18)

Pappas, Gregory Newly Enthroned Metropolitan of Chicago: We Must Join Youth Marching in the Streets (3/27/18)

Parrott, Matt Heretics to Ameridoxy (1/25/18) — Orthodox Christianity and White Supremacy in Its Own Words (1/27/18) — Neo-Nazis vs. Metropolitan Savas (Zembillas) (2/20/18) — It’s Orthodox to Hate Jews (and Other Gems) (3/10/18) 

(Pasenko), Hieromonk Silouan Bioethical Conflicts Between Worldviews (6/10/18)

Pew Research Center Orthodox Christians on Homosexuality (5/27/18)

Provost, Yannick In Response to LGBT Day the Church of Georgia Organizes 400 Weddings and a Procession in Tbilisi (5/18/18)

Pynkoski, Paul Coming to Toronto: Orthodox Author Jim Forest and Rapper Shad K on Peacemaking (3/23/18)

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Radu, Sintia An Increasingly Unorthodox World (4/25/18)

Ramsey, John (Patrick) Relationships in Mystery (12/1/17) — Christian Unity: Union with the Trinity in the Church (1/12/18)

Reardon, Michael ReviewTheosis, Sino-Christian Theology and the Second Chinese Enlightenment: Heaven and Humanity in Unity by Alexander Chow (9/13/17) 

Regule, Teva Entrance of Our Lord into Jerusalem (3/31/18)

Religious Information Service of Ukraine The Russian Orthodox Church Declares that the Constantinople Patriarchate Cannot Proclaim Autocephaly Unilaterally (4/28/18) — Moscow Patriarchate Hierarch in Favour of Ukrainian Autocephaly (5/14/18)

René, Richard Anonymous Priesthood: An Introductory Sketch (10/4/17) — Reaching for the Real (11/4/17) — Sunday of Zacchaeus (1/20/18)

Rizkalla, Ramez Eastern & Oriental Orthodox Conference to Be Held in Toronto (10/11/17)

Rozumna, Yulia The Consensus Patrum: What Is It? (1/6/18)

Russian Orthodox Church outside of Russia — Statement of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia in Support of the Canonical Ukrainian Orthodox Church (5/4/18)

Ryle, Dennis A Reflection from Down Under: Refugees, Ecumenism, and Orthodox Engagement (9/6/17) — The Orthodox Church in Australia vs. the Same-Sex Marriage Plebiscite (11/28/17)

Rzheutska, Lilia Death of Small Child Reveals Split in Ukrainian Orthodox Church (1/20/18)

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Sanfilippo, Giacomo A Chat with Father James Martin, SJ (8/22/17) — Benedict’s Option (9/1/17) — The Ever-Virginity of the Theotokos (9/8/17) — Erasing Sergei (9/15/17) — Reformation 500: An Orthodox Reflection (9/21/17) — “Transgenderism” Isn’t a Thing (9/25/17) — Abortion, Contraception, and Christian Faith (10/10/17) — Greek Prayer for Transgender Name Change: Urging Caution (10/19/17) — Intersex vs. Transgender: Addendum to Greek Prayer for Name Changes (10/22/17) — Setting the Record Straight (10/25/17) — A Response to Ross Douthat’s Orthodox Admirer (10/29/17) — The Vocabulary of Conjugal Friendship (11/9/17) — Conjugal Friendship: Three Articles (11/16/17) — The Amsterdam Symposium on Pastoral Care and Sexuality and the OCA Metropolitan Council (11/19/17) — An OCA Diocese’s Gay Purge of 1977 (12/4/17) — The Orthodox Church and Sexual Orientation: Some Recent History (12/15/17) — Elizabeth Moberly, Father Thomas Hopko, and Father Basil Zion on Same-Sex Love (12/17/17) — Immigrants, Cows, and the Gospel (1/1/18) — Sexuality and Gender: An Orthodox Way of Approach (1/9/18) — Donald Trump and Orthodox Spirituality (1/14/18) — Another January, Another Celebration of Our Moral Superiority (1/16/18) — America’s Scariest Catholic: Another Chat with Father James Martin, SJ (2/6/18) — On Abortion: A Priest Responds (2/8/18) — On “Orthodox” Wife-Beating (2/10/18) — Report: Almost Half of Our Bishops in the USA Reject Orthodox Unity (2/15/18) — Forgive this sinner (2/18/18) — О «Православном» избиении жены (2/25/18) — Orthodoxy, Sissies, and the Performance of Masculinity: Part One (3/3/18) — ReviewPavel Florensky: Early Religious Writings 1903-1909 translated by Boris Jakim (3/8/18) — In Memoriam: Eric J. Iliff (3/13/18) — Convert Priest, Wife, 8 Kids Move to the Land of Orthodox Children’s Armies (3/20/18) — On Chastity: Two Letters to a Struggling Monk (3/28/18) — Black Lives Matter (4/4/18) — Queering Queer: Hitting the Reset Button (Queer Theory and Orthodox Theology) (4/26/18) — Conjugal Friendship: A Year Later (5/4/18) — The Conversation on Same-Sex Love Continues: A Trio of Book Reviews (5/10/18) — How Should Orthodox Parents Talk to Their Kids about Heterosexuality? (5/13/18) — The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict: A Preface to an Article (5/18/18) — A Priest Forever? Reflections on a Bittersweet Anniversary (5/21/18) — Ireland and Abortion: A Hard Question for Christians (5/25/18) — Sexuality and Citizenship in Ukraine (5/26/18) — A Conversation with Father Andrew Louth on Theology, Church, and Life (5/28/18) — Orthodoxy, Sissies, and the Performance of Masculinity: Part Two (6/4/18) — Orthodoxy and Orthopraxy: An Anabaptist-Orthodox Conversation on Tradition and Theosis (6/8/18) — A Brief Response to Luis Salés (6/21/18) — “White Privilege” Explained by a White Man for White People (6/24/18)

Schmemann, Alexander A Response to the Vatican II Decree on Eastern Churches (9/11/17)

Schmemann, Serge Juliana Schmemann, My Mother (1/28/18) — Matushka Juliana Schmemann: A Small Photo Album (1/29/18)

Shahova, Tanya Grandpa Dobri: A Saint in Our Midst (2/21/18)

Shaw, Thomas ReviewThe Christ who Heals: How God Restored the Truth that Saves Us by Fiona Givens and Terryl Givens (12/13/17)

Shepardson, Andrew I. Reformation 500: The Reformation’s Legacy for Pentecostal Protestants (10/2/17)

Simpson, Eric The Handmaid’s Tale and the Conflation of Politics and Dogma (5/28/18)

Skidmore, Isaac Some Thoughts on the Calendar (2/2/18) — Sunday of St. Gregory Palamas (3/3/18) — An Increasingly Unorthodox World: A Response (5/12/18)

Solheid, John — The Pappas Patristic Summer Institute: An Ecumenical Reading Community (9/7/17)

Soliman, Mina The Consensus Patrum: What Is It? (1/6/18)

Sooy, NicholasIs Abortion Vegan? (9/2/17) — Review: Maximus the Confessor as a European Philosopher, edited by Sotiris Mitralexis, Georgios Steiris, Marcin Podbielski, and Sebastian Lalla, and Ever-Moving Repose: A Contemporary Reading of Maximus the Confessor’s Theory of Time, by Sotiris Mitralexis (11/28/17) 

Southern Poverty Law Center For Incels, It’s Not about Sex (5/6/18) — Father Josiah Trenham and the Southern Poverty Law Center (6/14/18)

(Symeonides), Nathanael — Statement on “Zero Tolerance” Policy on Unlawful Immigration (6/19/18)

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Thompson, Robert F. The Synergic Anthropology of Sergey Horujy (11/3/17)

Tomak, Mariia — When God Becomes the Weapon: Persecution Based on Religious Beliefs in the Armed Conflict in Eastern Ukraine (2/5/18)

Tucker, Gregory — A Preliminary Response to Dr Ford’s Open Letter on Homosexuality (2/28/18)

Turcescu, Lucian A Woman’s Lonely Voice in the Romanian Orthodox Church: Introducing Anca Manolache (5/24/18)

Tzavelas, JohnThe Mother who Births a Split Mind (9/4/17) — Nietzsche and the Lineage of Agape (10/3/17) — On Scandal (12/20/17) 

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Ukrainian Orthodox Bishops, Permanent Conference of Statement on Ukrainian Autocephaly (4/26/18)

Unworthy Priest So Great a Cloud: A Celtic Litany (3/17/18) — Lamentation (4/6/18) — Exultation (4/7/18)

Upton, Caleb My Search for Ecclesial Identity (9/30/17) — Dostoevsky as Spiritual Guide (4/12/18)

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Valko, Svitlana — When God Becomes the Weapon: Persecution Based on Religious Beliefs in the Armed Conflict in Eastern Ukraine (2/5/18)

Vassiliadis, Petros “Limits” and “Gender Identities” (11/14/17)

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Walker, Ellen Would You Help Save the Earth by Being Childfree? (4/24/18)

Watson, Murray Jerusalem: A Helpful Decision? (12/7/17)

Webb, Gregg Sexual Minorities in the Orthodox Church: Towards a Better Conversation (9/27/17)

Weir, Joel Sunday of the Last Judgment (2/10/18)

Welborn, AmyReformation 500: Women and the Reformation (10/29/17)

Wolf, Annalise A Response to Metropolitan Kallistos (6/13/18)

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