Loss of Meaning

Loss of Meaning

Loss of Meaning † 15th October, 2018   Fr Emmanuel Never take it for granted when you walk into the Orthodox Church.  You enter into a special and holy place.  All that you hear and see and feel are not of human innovation but divine inspiration. Such inspiration...
Sign of the times

Sign of the times

Sign of the times † 15th October, 2018   Fr Emmanuel Stripped of a Christian culture, today’s Christians can no longer rely on the general community’s values, the State, or Nation to represent them. Sadly and with great regret, Australia can no longer be regarded...
The Dog Is Better Than I

The Dog Is Better Than I

The dog is better than I † 12th October, 2018   Fr Emmanuel Whilst debating the issue of relationships a young woman who was arguing in favour of multiple relationships in place of monogamous relationships stated “We have ascended from the Apes not from fallen...
Beyond All Times, Ages and Places

Beyond All Times, Ages and Places

Beyond all ages times and places † 12th October, 2018   Fr Emmanuel In this disposable age there is an obsession for labelling everything ‘new.’ The word ‘new’ has become synonymous with the words ‘different’, ‘better’ and ‘improved.’ But the meaning given to the...
Knowledge: Acquisition & Inquisition

Knowledge: Acquisition & Inquisition

Knowledge: Acquisition & Inquisition † 12th October, 2018   Fr Emmanuel People often ask, what will I do with my life? It is good to ask this question; But the answer always lies with us, for if we desire a meaningful and fruitful life we must strive to...
Different Interests / Christian Life

Different Interests / Christian Life

Different interests † 8th October, 2018 Fr Emmanuel We often hear about people having different interests. Sometimes different interests work well between people to complement each other’s weaknesses and other times causing major problems by allowing people to grow...