Wednesday, June 03, 2009
Come Receive the Light Schedule of Programs for June 2009
Orthodox Christian Network
PO BOX 4690
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33338-4690
Speaker: Fr. David Smith
On this week's CRTL podcast, Fr. David Smith will speak to Fr. Chris about Pentecost. While receiving his seminary degree, Fr. David discovered the Orthodox Church, and he and his family became Orthodox in 1988. Fr. David is attached to St. Sophia's Greek Orthodox Church in Syracuse, New York, and works full time as a nursing home administrator in Athens, Pennsylvania. He is also the producer of our popular podcast "Harmony of Thunder".
Speaker: Dr. Steven Butler
Topic: Life and Walk of Dr. Butler
On this week's CRTL podcast Dr. Steven Butler, award-winning composer and professor of music at Westmont College, joins Fr. Chris to talk about his life and his walk to Orthodoxy. Dr. Butler sailed the world and encountered the majesty of God on the seas. Find out how this led him back to Orthodoxy by listening.
Speaker: Dr. Paul Meyendorff
Topic: Anointing the Sick
On this week's CRTL podcast, Dr. Paul Meyendorff of St. Vladimir's Seminary in Crestwood, NY and author of the book "Anointing the Sick" joins Fr. Chris for a discussion about his new book. Paul states, "Health is not simply physical. Health is actually life in communion with God. Life in which we are at peace with God and our neighbor. Real life means communion with others, sharing in their joys and sorrows of life."
Speaker: Elizabeth Theokritoff
Topic: Christian Ecology
On this week's CRTL podcast, Elizabeth Theokritoff will discuss Christian ecology. Climate change has become a very heated topic for discussion these days. This conversation deals with how the Church Fathers and the Orthodox Christian tradition understand man's relationship with the rest of creation. Also learn what Sts. Maximus the Confessor and Gregory the Theologian have to offer for further understanding into this issue.
Come Receive the Light, the only nationally syndicated Orthodox Christian radio broadcast, is a weekly program that features interviews with noted Orthodox Christian clergy, theologians, and lay leaders on theological, spiritual, pastoral, and modern social issues. Heard on the radio in more than 100 cities in the United States and the Bahamas, this unique weekly broadcast offers the ancient, Christ-centered message of Orthodox Christianity to the modern world. You can listen to past programs on demand and find many other online resources to deepen your faith at www.MyOCN.net.
Come Receive the Light is produced by the Orthodox Christian Network, an agency of the Standing Conference of Canonical Bishops in the Americas.