Another Survey on Marriage

Published in Church & Life (1825) 11.11.2011 – 30.11.2011  No 17 Just recently Time magazine did a major survey on marriage.  The results are rather obvious.   Fewer and fewer people are taking marriage vows; they are simply living together.  Now ...

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Of Millstones (cf. Matthew 18: 6)

Published in Church and Life No 16 (1824) 20.10 to 09.11.2011.pg 2 One of the most famous of medieval pilgrimage sites was the murder-scene of Archbishop Thomas Becket in Canterbury Cathedral. After the Reformation of Henry VIII and the desecration ...

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The Priesthood

Published in Church and Life No 16 (1824) 20.10 to 09.11.2011. Priests are always ordained during a Divine Liturgy.  This is so, because the central role of a priest is the Eucharist, the response to the command from Jesus Christ ...

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The Apostolic Tradition of Hippolytus of Rome

Published in Church and Life (1823) 28.9.2011-19.10.2011 No 15 The Didache is the oldest document in the church which describes early Christian life.  It was written by a man called Hippolytus about 215.  This document describes the daily practice of ...

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