St John Chrysostom on Grace and Free Will

http://heavenonearthorthodoxy.wordpress.com HEAVEN ON EARTH – ORTHODOXY St John Chrysostom on Grace and Free Will A lecture delivered by David Bradshaw, Associate Professor of Philosophy, University of Kentucky, at the parish of St John Chrysostom Orthodox Church, House Springs, Missouri, September 29, 2007, on the occasion of the 1600th Anniversary of St John’s repose. Source: http://orthodox-stl.org

Is there biblical evidence in support of Icons?

http://orthodoxyislove.wordpress.com ORTHODOXY IS LOVE Is there biblical evidence in support of Icons? In the Holy Bible, Cherubim are Angels. Icons (images) of Angels. Exodus 26:31 > “Make a curtain of blue, purple and scarlet yarn and finely twisted linen, with cherubim woven into it by a skilled worker. * * *​ Exodus 25:17-21 > 17 …

Why did God use Adam’s rib to create Eve?

http://orthodoxyislove.wordpress.com ORTHODOXY IS LOVE Why did God use Adam’s rib to create Eve? The story of “Adam’s rib” is found in Genesis. Genesis 2:18–24 tells the well-known account of how God created the first woman, Eve, by removing a “rib” from Adam’s body and fashioning it into the woman. The creation account clearly indicates that …