Look For The Lion

I have a new “Our Faith” article up on the church’s website.  Below is the first paragraph: If you look at the iconography and artwork in Orthodox churches you will see a veritable menagerie of animals. Those depicted include both real and imaginary...

St. Nicholas & The Sea

Today’s assignment in the 40 days of blogging exercise includes a very cool gallery of icons at Fr. Peck’s site.  The association of St. Nicholas with the sea or sailors is at first a little confusing – kind of like how Poseidon is the god of the sea...

John Chrysostom, Warhol And Beards

Today was the feast of St. John Chrysostom, who is remembered for many things, not the least which is the liturgy which bears his name and is the one we celebrate most Sundays of the year (outside of Lent).  Chrysostom actually passed away on Sept. 14 – the...

A Reminder Of The Fire

If you have never been to Sts. Anargyroi in Marlborough before, you probably would have no idea that the community endured a devastating fire in February of 2001.  We have a beautiful hall that is less than two years old, and our church itself is bright and clean and...