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Reflection of The Week

Articles by Father Olexander Kenez

The Philippines

Nobody needs to be told about the huge natural disasters that have struck the Philippines of late. To say they are huge is to do them an injustice. In the area struck by the typhoon, some few weeks previously, a ...

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Church and the State

An important issue about institutional Christianity is the fact that it is important for the church to be separated from the state. When the church is united to the government it stops having the authority to make moral statements. Inevitably ...

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On what is sin

  The bible explains in quite specific terms on what is or is not a sin. The moral teaching of the church over the centuries has explained this quite well. However in recent days there have been people who have ...

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Reflection of the Week

Do I love what God created? Do I really know who I am? Do I really know myself? Can I list at least seven wonderful things about myself, and do I give thanks for them? have I ever given myself ...

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John Chrysostom and fearless honesty

John Chrysostom and fearless honesty John Chrysostom alienated the empress and emperor by his rebukes of their pride and pleasures. For instance, on different occasions he likened the empress to both Jezebel and Herodias, two of the most wicked women ...

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