Eastern Christian Insights

Eastern Christian Insights

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We Must Live Eucharistically in Order to “Give Them Something to Eat”
July 31, 2023

By miraculously satisfying so many with so little, Christ revealed what it means for us to live eucharistically as we offer ourselves and our resources for the fulfillment of His gracious purposes for

How We See and Speak Reveals the True State of our Souls
July 24, 2023

Like the men in todays gospel reading, we all need the healing of the Lord for our eyes, our mouths, and every aspect of who we are.

Becoming “All Flame” Through the God-Man
July 17, 2023

There is a temptation in pursuing the Christian life to think that we are more faithful than we actually are because we have confused lesser goals for our true calling. Then we can pat ourselves on th

The Shocking Response of Christ to the Humble Faith of the Centurion
July 10, 2023

Though it was commonly overlooked at the time, Gods promises to Abraham were for the blessing of all the nations. They have been fulfilled in Jesus Christ such that all with faith in Him are now righ

Fishers of Men
June 26, 2023

Becoming Receptive to the Light of Christ Through Prayer, Fasting, and Almsgiving
June 19, 2023

The spiritual disciplines of the Apostles Fast provide us all with opportunities to clarify our spiritual vision and gain the strength to see all the blessings of this life as gifts to be offered to G

To Become Holy Is to be Healed
June 12, 2023

Everyone who shares in the blessed life of the Savior does so through their participation in His grace, not merely as a reward for good behavior.

Becoming Persons in Communion with God and One Another by the Holy Spirit
June 05, 2023

Today we celebrate the restoration of our true unity in God through the unifying power of the Holy Spirit, the Comforter sent by the risen and ascended Savior Who is seated at the right hand of the Fa

The Joy of the Resurrection Overcomes All Human Divisions
May 15, 2023

Christ said, I have not come to call the righteous, but sinners to repentance. No one else would have looked at Photini and seen a future saint who would shine with the light of holiness.

Obedience to the Risen Lord Overcomes the Paralysis of our Souls
May 08, 2023

The plight of the paralyzed man shows us the common condition of fallen humanity. None of us took the initiative in bringing salvation to the world and this fellow did not ask Christ to help him or ev