Speaking the Truth in Love
Compelling Commentary on Christian Belief and Behavior
12/16/2014 | Download File (33.16 MB) - right click to download
In his continuing series on bishops and Church organization, Fr. Thomas speaks about various clergy figures from that time. He references the book "My Life"s Journey" the memories of Metropolitan Evlogy,
12/3/2014 | Download File (32.99 MB) - right click to download
Fr. Thomas Hopko takes one last look at the phrase "Relax, God is in Control" and provides information on additional material he has written and spoke about regarding this general topic. Here is the list: Abba: The Tradition of Orthodoxy in the West by Met. Kallistos Ware And from his Speaking the Truth in Love series: Pain and Suffering The Wrath of God Anger and Wrath in Human Life On Sadness and Grief in Christian Life Theological Reflections on Calamity 911 Remembered Does God Play Favorites Predestination, Providence, and Prayer God and the World Sandy Hook God and Death
10/29/2014 | Download File (38.05 MB) - right click to download
For the next few podcasts, Fr. Tom will be looking at the important 19th Century in Russian Orthodox history. He recommended several books but in particular these three. The Heart of Russia - Kenworthy The Making of Holy Russia - Strickland Russian Orthodoxy on the Eve of Revolution - Shevzov
10/23/2014 | Download File (37.22 MB) - right click to download
Fr. Tom returns to the subject of his recent episode "God Is In Control. Yes or No?" He responds to the listener feedback and clarifies his thoughts on the subject.
10/16/2014 | Download File (32.84 MB) - right click to download
Last time, Fr. Tom talked about the Ottoman Empire and its demise. Today he reflects on the impact of Turkish rule on Orthodox clergy and laity.