Great Orthodox Christian Quotations: Part Two – Others’ Sins

Today’s icon follows the theme of the last post in being another icon of Christ Pantocrator [meaning Almighty, ‘Pas’ being Greek for ‘all’, and ‘Kratos’ being Greek for ‘mighty’]. This is the oldest known icon of ‘Christ the Almighty’, dating back to the sixth century AD. What you notice immediately about this icon is that Christ has… Read More Great Orthodox Christian Quotations: Part Two – Others’ Sins

Radical Relationships

Too often, I’m quick to judge and quick to get annoyed with those I love. I tend to understand and follow society’s rules for ‘nice’ and ‘polite’ behaviour; and so when others don’t my instinctive response is to judge them. And, yes, of course I’m wrong to do that. I’m not saying that our notions of what… Read More Radical Relationships