Sanity of Bishops

Old Russian joke (as told by an OCA bishop): If a young man has a good voice and good mind they make him a deacon. When he loses his voice they make him priest. And when he loses his mind... (via)

55 Maxims to Christian Living

By Fr Thomas Hopko (via Fr Anthony) 1. Be always with Christ. 2. Pray as you can, not as you want. 3. Have a keepable rule of prayer that you do by discipline. 4. Say the Lord’s Prayer several times a day. 5. Have a short prayer that you …

Orthodox Chant Resources

ToneTutor 101 - An Audio Course in the Eight Tones Russian (\$40-80) If you’ve ever wanted to learn the eight tones of the Russian Orthodox Church, now you can! ToneTutor 101 gives you private lessons in the comfort of your home or car....