John Chrysostom’s Easter Sermon


John Chrysostom preached this sermon about 1600 years ago. To this day, it is read every year on Easter in Orthodox churches. Here’s my own modern English paraphrase of the sermon: Continue reading “John Chrysostom’s Easter Sermon”


Aelred of Riveaux on the Value of Friendship

de_speculo_caritatisI remember in my DTS’ orientation week, one of the staff saying, “We are all more than worth the inconveniences that we cause each other.” I was recently reminded of this teaching when I came across the following quote in Aelred of Riveaux’s Spiritual Friendship: Continue reading “Aelred of Riveaux on the Value of Friendship”