Fr Emmanuel Stamatiou // Orthodox Christian Podcast Australia // Evangelismos Perth

Nov 1, 2018

St Isaac the Syrian: Homily 15 – “He who wishes to see the Lord within himself devises means to cleanse his heart”

St Isaac the Syrian: Homily 15 – “He who wishes to see the Lord within himself devises means to cleanse his heart”

St Isaac the Syrian: Homily 15 – “He who wishes to see the Lord within himself devises means to cleanse his heart”

Fr. Emmanuel reflects on the sublime wisdom contained in the ‘Ascetical Homilies’ of St. Isaac the Syrian. In this ongoing series, specific themes, instructions and insights on the life of prayer and stillness are examined in detail.

Questions and Answers Session 5 – Final

Questions and Answers Session 5 – Final

In this weeks ‘Orthodox Thursdays at Evangelismos’ podcast, Fr. Emmanuel answers pre-submitted questions including:

What is the balance between living modestly and enjoying good things?
Which parts of the Ecumenical Council are infallible?
Should we be wary of imagination?
What can we do to always be mindful of God’s love for us?
And more!

Questions and Answers Session 4

Questions and Answers Session 4

In this weeks ‘Orthodox Thursdays at Evangelismos’ podcast, Fr. Emmanuel answers pre-submitted questions including:

How do we maintain constant remembrance of God’s blessings?
How do we honour parents who are abusive?
Is downloading pirated movies considered stealing?
What are the differences between Orthodoxy and Roman Catholicism?
And more!

Questions and Answers Session 3

Questions and Answers Session 3

In this weeks ‘Orthodox Thursdays at Evangelismos’ podcast, Fr. Emmanuel answers pre-submitted questions including: 

Why is it called “writing” an icon when someone paints an icon?
What is the Church’s process for determining Saints?
How does one acquire stillness in the midst of chaos?
And more!

Questions and Answers Session 2

Questions and Answers Session 2

In this weeks ‘Orthodox Thursdays at Evangelismos’ podcast, Fr. Emmanuel answers pre-submitted questions including: 

What is the value of fellowship with non-Orthodox Christians and how should one approach it?
How can we keep our peace while driving?
How do we discern which topics we should and shouldn’t read, as a newly-baptised person?
What can we do to not become too attached or invested in worldly things?
And more!

St Isaac the Syrian: Homily 14 – Part 3 – “There remains a rest for the people of God”

St Isaac the Syrian: Homily 14 – Part 3 – “There remains a rest for the people of God”

This talk is titled: St Isaac the Syrian: Homily 14 – Part 3 – “There remains a rest for the people of God”

Fr. Emmanuel reflects on the sublime wisdom contained in the ‘Ascetical Homilies’ of St. Isaac the Syrian. In this ongoing series, specific themes, instructions and insights on the life of prayer and stillness are examined in detail. Fr. Emmanuel Stamatiou is the parish priest of the Holy Church of the Annunciation of Our lady the Theotokos, “Evangelismos”, in Perth Western Australia. This is taken from his ongoing podcast ‘Orthodox Thursdays at Evangelismos’.

St Isaac the Syrian: Homily 14 – Part 2 – “Tears: From Tears of Repentance to Tears of Joy and Thanksgiving”

St Isaac the Syrian: Homily 14 – Part 2 – “Tears: From Tears of Repentance to Tears of Joy and Thanksgiving”

This talk is titled: St Isaac the Syrian: Homily 14 – Part 2 – “Tears: From Tears of Repentance to Tears of Joy and Thanksgiving”

Fr. Emmanuel reflects on the sublime wisdom contained in the ‘Ascetical Homilies’ of St. Isaac the Syrian. In this ongoing series, specific themes, instructions and insights on the life of prayer and stillness are examined in detail.

Fr. Emmanuel Stamatiou is the parish priest of the Holy Church of the Annunciation of Our lady the Theotokos, “Evangelismos”, in Perth Western Australia. This is taken from his ongoing podcast ‘Orthodox Thursdays at Evangelismos’.

St Isaac the Syrian: Homily 14 – “Though you may endeavour to suspend yourself by your eyelids before God- you have attained nothing until you have attained tears”

St Isaac the Syrian: Homily 14 – “Though you may endeavour to suspend yourself by your eyelids before God- you have attained nothing until you have attained tears”

This talk is titled: St Isaac the Syrian: Homily 14 – “Though you may endeavour to suspend yourself by your eyelids before God- you have attained nothing until you have attained tears”

Fr. Emmanuel reflects on the sublime wisdom contained in the ‘Ascetical Homilies’ of St. Isaac the Syrian. In this ongoing series, specific themes, instructions and insights on the life of prayer and stillness are examined in detail.

Fr. Emmanuel Stamatiou is the parish priest of the Holy Church of the Annunciation of Our lady the Theotokos, “Evangelismos”, in Perth Western Australia. This is taken from his ongoing podcast ‘Orthodox Thursdays at Evangelismos’.

St Isaac the Syrian: Homily 13 – “Stillness is not to worry about day to day matters”

St Isaac the Syrian: Homily 13 – “Stillness is not to worry about day to day matters”

This talk is titled: St Isaac the Syrian: Homily 13 – “Stillness is not to worry about day to day matters”.

Fr. Emmanuel reflects on the sublime wisdom contained in the ‘Ascetical Homilies’ of St. Isaac the Syrian. In this ongoing series, specific themes, instructions and insights on the life of prayer and stillness are examined in detail.

Fr. Emmanuel Stamatiou is the parish priest of the Holy Church of the Annunciation of Our lady the Theotokos, “Evangelismos”, in Perth Western Australia. This is taken from his ongoing podcast ‘Orthodox Thursdays at Evangelismos’.