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Our Words and The Word

2012-12-13 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 9s

The words that come out of our mouths have a direct connection to the Word that became flesh and dwelt among us. …

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Our Words and The Word

2012-12-13 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 9s

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Black Friday and the Desires of the Heart

2012-11-29 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 11s

Each year on the Friday after Thanksgiving, shoppers and stores gear up for the busiest day of the shopping year. Fr. John reflects on what drives the passion for that day and how it relates to our quest for peace. …

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Black Friday and the Desires of the Heart

2012-11-29 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 11s

Each year on the Friday after Thanksgiving, shoppers and stores gear up for the busiest day of the shopping year. Fr. John reflects on what drives the passion for that day and how it relates to our quest for peace. …

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Advent - Bridging the Chasm to the Divine

2012-11-16 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)

As we begin the Advent Fast, Fr. John Oliver reflects on the chasm that divides us from the Divine and the uniqueness of Christianity in bridging that gap. …

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Advent - Bridging the Chasm to the Divine

2012-11-16 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 7s

As we begin the Advent Fast, Fr. John Oliver reflects on the chasm that divides us from the Divine and the uniqueness of Christianity in bridging that gap. …

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Let His Enemies Be Scattered

2012-05-09 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 10s

Fr. John relays a story about a Monk in Greece struggling with alcohol and relates it to the Psalmist's words and the words of the Paschal hymn, "Let God Arise and Let His Enemies Be Scattered." …

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Let His Enemies Be Scattered

2012-05-09 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 10s

Fr. John relays a story about a Monk in Greece struggling with alcohol and relates it to the Psalmist's words and the words of the Paschal hymn, "Let God Arise and Let His Enemies Be Scattered." …

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Intercessory Prayer: The Last Hope for the World - Part 10

2012-04-02 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 10s

In this final reflection on the petitions in the Divine Liturgy, Fr. John gives some alarming statistics of those "in tribulation, wrath, danger, and necessity." …

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Intercessory Prayer: The Last Hope for the World - Part 10

2012-04-02 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 10s

In this final reflection on the petitions in the Divine Liturgy, Fr. John gives some alarming statistics of those "in tribulation, wrath, danger, and necessity." …

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Intercessory Prayer: The Last Hope for the World - Part 9

2012-03-28 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 12s

As Fr. John continues through the litanies of the Divine Liturgy he reminds us of the quote, "we are saved together but we are damned alone." …

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Intercessory Prayer: The Last Hope for the World - Part 9

2012-03-28 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 12s

As Fr. John continues through the litanies of the Divine Liturgy he reminds us of the quote, "we are saved together but we are damned alone." …

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Intercessory Prayer: The Last Hope for the World - Part 8

2012-03-19 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 7s

All around the world there are droughts, famine, and disease. How do our intercessory prayers at the Divine Liturgy on Sunday mornings touch the people impacted by them? …

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Intercessory Prayer: The Last Hope for the World - Part 8

2012-03-19 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 7s

All around the world there are droughts, famine, and disease. How do our intercessory prayers at the Divine Liturgy on Sunday mornings touch the people impacted by them? …

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Intercessory Prayer: The Last Hope for the World - Part 7

2012-03-12 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 9s

Fr. John now reflects on the litany for those in civil authority and our armed forces. …

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Intercessory Prayer: The Last Hope for the World - Part 7

2012-03-12 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 9s

Fr. John now reflects on the litany for those in civil authority and our armed forces. …

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Intercessory Prayer: The Last Hope for the World - Part 6

2012-03-05 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 9s

In the next litany of the Divine Liturgy, we pray for our Bishops, Priests, and Deacons. Fr. John tells us why this is so important. …

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Intercessory Prayer: The Last Hope for the World - Part 6

2012-03-05 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 9s

In the next litany of the Divine Liturgy, we pray for our Bishops, Priests, and Deacons. Fr. John tells us why this is so important. …

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Intercessory Prayer: The Last Hope for the World - Part 5

2012-02-27 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 10s

In the 4th litany of the Divine Liturgy, we pray for this Holy House, and those with faith, fear, and reverence enter therein. …

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Intercessory Prayer: The Last Hope for the World - Part 5

2012-02-27 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 10s

In the 4th litany of the Divine Liturgy, we pray for this Holy House, and those with faith, fear, and reverence enter therein. …

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Intercessory Prayer: The Last Hope for the World - Part 4

2012-02-20 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 15s

In the 3rd litany of the Divine Liturgy, we pray for the "good estate of the holy churches of God." This is a global as well as a local prayer for our parishes. As we take in new members to our parishes, what are our responsibilities to them? …

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Intercessory Prayer: The Last Hope for the World - Part 4

2012-02-20 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 15s

In the 3rd litany of the Divine Liturgy, we pray for the "good estate of the holy churches of God." This is a global as well as a local prayer for our parishes. As we take in new members to our parishes, what are our responsibilities to them? …

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Intercessory Prayer: The Last Hope for the World - Part 3

2012-02-13 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 10s

In our Divine Liturgy we pray "In peace let us pray to the Lord." We all want peace but what does it mean to be a peace maker? …

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Intercessory Prayer: The Last Hope for the World - Part 3

2012-02-13 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 10s

In our Divine Liturgy we pray "In peace let us pray to the Lord." We all want peace but what does it mean to be a peace maker? …

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Intercessory Prayer: The Last Hope for the World - Part 2

2012-02-06 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 14s

In part 2, Fr. John connects the opening prayers of the Divine Liturgy to the real life issues facing our world. He begins with a typical family preparing for church on a typical Sunday morning. …

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Intercessory Prayer: The Last Hope for the World - Part 2

2012-02-06 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 14s

In part 2, Fr. John connects the opening prayers of the Divine Liturgy to the real life issues facing our world. He begins with a typical family preparing for church on a typical Sunday morning. …

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Intercessory Prayer: The Last Hope for the World - Part 1

2012-01-30 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 13s

In this new 10 part series, Fr. John introduces his topic which relates the necessity of intercessory prayer to the world circumstances we face. …

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Intercessory Prayer: The Last Hope for the World - Part 1

2012-01-30 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 13s

In this new 10 part series, Fr. John introduces his topic which relates the necessity of intercessory prayer to the world circumstances we face. …

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Be Merciful

2011-10-10 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 10s

Fr. John reminds us that "we are not God," and that it is better to use discernment in situations where we do not know the whole story than to leap to judgment. …

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Be Merciful

2011-10-10 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 10s

Fr. John reminds us that "we are not God," and that it is better to use discernment in situations where we do not know the whole story than to leap to judgment. …

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What True Faith is

2011-08-24 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 9s

Fr. John tells us that faith is an active expression where we offer, fill, untie, explain, rise, walk, and follow. …

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What True Faith is

2011-08-24 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 9s

Fr. John tells us that faith is an active expression where we offer, fill, untie, explain, rise, walk, and follow. …

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What Only God Can Give

2011-05-26 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 9s

Fr. John reminds us that while we all seek from another person to be fully known and fully loved, this is something that only God can give. …

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What Only God Can Give

2011-05-26 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 9s

Fr. John reminds us that while we all seek from another person to be fully known and fully loved, this is something that only God can give. …

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Difficult Questions

2011-05-03 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 7s

Fr. John Oliver asks difficult questions in the wake of the death of Osama Bin Laden. …

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Difficult Questions

2011-05-03 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 7s

Fr. John Oliver asks difficult questions in the wake of the death of Osama Bin Laden. …

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The Least Of These

2011-02-28 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 11s

Fr. John shows how the Bible's answer to "What must I do to be saved?" differs from the world's. …

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The Least Of These

2011-02-28 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 11s

Fr. John shows how the Bible's answer to "What must I do to be saved?" differs from the world's. …

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Start With The Eagles

2011-01-17 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 7s

Fr. John exhorts his listeners (despite being a published author himself) to read the Saints first. …

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Start With The Eagles

2011-01-17 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 7s

Fr. John exhorts his listeners (despite being a published author himself) to read the Saints first. …

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Human Nature

2011-01-04 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 9s

Fr. John uses the great feasts we are celebrating as evidence against excusing our deviant behavior. …

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Human Nature

2011-01-04 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 9s

Fr. John uses the great feasts we are celebrating as evidence against excusing our deviant behavior. …

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The Word Became Flesh

2010-12-22 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 8s

Fr. John explains how all the Church's words are full of grace and truth-- an example for us all as we celebrate the birth of The Word. …

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The Word Became Flesh

2010-12-22 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 8s

Fr. John explains how all the Church's words are full of grace and truth-- an example for us all as we celebrate the birth of The Word. …

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A Great Banquet

2010-12-21 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 7s

Fr. John uses the parable of Jesus to show us what Christian life is supposed to be. …

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A Great Banquet

2010-12-21 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 7s

Fr. John uses the parable of Jesus to show us what Christian life is supposed to be. …

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The People Who Sat In Darkness Have Seen A Great Light

2010-12-07 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 8s

Fr. John examines how the advent season prepares us for the Nativity of Christ. …

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The People Who Sat In Darkness Have Seen A Great Light

2010-12-07 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 8s

Fr. John examines how the advent season prepares us for the Nativity of Christ. …

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A Special Occasion

2010-11-03 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 8s

Fr. John summarizes the parable of Lazarus and the rich man in just two words. …

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A Special Occasion

2010-11-03 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 8s

Fr. John summarizes the parable of Lazarus and the rich man in just two words. …

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Power Made Perfect In Weakness

2010-09-13 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 8s

Fr. John notes the differences between problems and crosses to bear. …

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Power Made Perfect In Weakness

2010-09-13 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 8s

Fr. John notes the differences between problems and crosses to bear. …

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The Bridge Between Heaven And Earth

2010-08-17 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 11s

During the afterfeast of the Dormition of the Theotokos, Fr. John reflects on the mystery that is Mary. …

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The Bridge Between Heaven And Earth

2010-08-17 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 11s

During the afterfeast of the Dormition of the Theotokos, Fr. John reflects on the mystery that is Mary. …

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We Are Responsible For The World

2010-06-23 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 9s

Fr. John offers a reflection on the recent tragedy in the Gulf of Mexico. …

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We Are Responsible For The World

2010-06-23 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 9s

Fr. John offers a reflection on the recent tragedy in the Gulf of Mexico. …

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The Summer House

2010-06-16 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 7s

Fr. John makes the obvious (?) connection between Summer and the Northern Kingdom of Israel in the 8th Century, BC. …

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The Summer House

2010-06-16 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 7s

Fr. John makes the obvious (?) connection between Summer and the Northern Kingdom of Israel in the 8th Century, BC. …

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Upon Those In The Tombs

2010-05-03 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 10s

Fr. John looks at tombs we all fall into-- the sins, beliefs and habits that drain the life out of us. …

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Upon Those In The Tombs

2010-05-03 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 10s

Fr. John looks at tombs we all fall into-- the sins, beliefs and habits that drain the life out of us. …

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What Must I Do?

2010-04-12 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 8s

With the glorious Paschal season upon us, Fr. John examines the questions being asked of Christians by today's world. …

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What Must I Do?

2010-04-12 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 8s

With the glorious Paschal season upon us, Fr. John examines the questions being asked of Christians by today's world. …

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Slowing Down For Holy Week

2010-03-22 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 8s

Fr. John shows how Holy Week answers the question of "What happened?" between Christ's entry into Jerusalem and His glorious Resurrection. …

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Slowing Down For Holy Week

2010-03-22 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 8s

Fr. John shows how Holy Week answers the question of "What happened?" between Christ's entry into Jerusalem and His glorious Resurrection. …

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Below The Water Line

2010-02-15 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 10s

Fr. John shows how, like the ecosystem of Guam was damaged by an unseen predator, so also what we keep hidden within us can destroy our relationships without repentance. …

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Below The Water Line

2010-02-15 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 10s

Fr. John shows how, like the ecosystem of Guam was damaged by an unseen predator, so also what we keep hidden within us can destroy our relationships without repentance. …

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What Now

2010-01-14 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 6s

Fr. John uses the thoughts of St. Nikolai Velimirovich to reflect on the tragedy in Haiti. …

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What Now

2010-01-14 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 6s

Fr. John uses the thoughts of St. Nikolai Velimirovich to reflect on the tragedy in Haiti. …

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Disappointments Not Healed In This Life

2009-11-30 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 10s

Fr. John examines the life and faith of the Holy New Martyr and Grand Duchess Elizabeth. …

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Disappointments Not Healed In This Life

2009-11-30 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 10s

Fr. John examines the life and faith of the Holy New Martyr and Grand Duchess Elizabeth. …

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Gratitude In Action

2009-11-24 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 9s

Fr. John notes the deeper meanings of remembrance and of giving thanks. …

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Gratitude In Action

2009-11-24 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 9s

Fr. John notes the deeper meanings of remembrance and of giving thanks. …

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Bowing To The Great Suffering

2009-11-17 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 10s

Fr. John illustrates how Christians are those who reach out to people in pain …

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Bowing To The Great Suffering

2009-11-17 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 10s

Fr. John illustrates how Christians are those who reach out to people in pain …

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The Sower And The Seed

2009-10-14 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 11s

Fr. John examines the well-known parable in answer to the question, "Are you saved?". …

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The Sower And The Seed

2009-10-14 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 11s

Fr. John examines the well-known parable in answer to the question, "Are you saved?". …

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Imitation And Participation

2009-09-28 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 10s

Fr. John shows how participation in God's sacraments are a necessary part of our salvation. …

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Imitation And Participation

2009-09-28 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 10s

Fr. John shows how participation in God's sacraments are a necessary part of our salvation. …

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Our Lord Come

2009-09-16 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 9s

Having previously looked at new beginnings, Fr. John now discusses the end times and those who foolishly try to predict them. …

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Our Lord Come

2009-09-16 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 9s

Having previously looked at new beginnings, Fr. John now discusses the end times and those who foolishly try to predict them. …

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New Years And New Beginnings

2009-08-31 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 15s

Fr. John explains why the new church year begins on September 1, then tells of a birthday party like no other. …

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New Years And New Beginnings

2009-08-31 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 15s

Fr. John explains why the new church year begins on September 1, then tells of a birthday party like no other. …

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Commending Ourselves And Each Other To Christ Our God

2009-08-21 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 10s

What do those words in the liturgy mean? And how do we accomplish this? Fr. John enlightens us with the answers. …

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Commending Ourselves And Each Other To Christ Our God

2009-08-21 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 10s

What do those words in the liturgy mean? And how do we accomplish this? Fr. John enlightens us with the answers. …

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Glorifying God In Our Bodies

2009-08-04 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 10s

Are our physical bodies evil? Are they good? Fr. John explores these questions in light of Christ's Transfiguration. …

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Glorifying God In Our Bodies

2009-08-04 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 10s

Are our physical bodies evil? Are they good? Fr. John explores these questions in light of Christ's Transfiguration. …

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Descending In Humility

2009-07-07 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 9s

Fr. John illustrates how lowliness and self-condemnation should be our goal, rather than pride and self-esteem. …

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Descending In Humility

2009-07-07 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 9s

Fr. John illustrates how lowliness and self-condemnation should be our goal, rather than pride and self-esteem. …

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Adam’s Lament

2009-06-09 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 10s

In this Pentecost season, Fr. John looks to "Adam's Lament" by St. Silouan to show that the loss of the Holy Spirit is the source of our sorrows. …

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Adam’s Lament

2009-06-09 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 10s

In this Pentecost season, Fr. John looks to "Adam's Lament" by St. Silouan to show that the loss of the Holy Spirit is the source of our sorrows. …

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Qualities Of Worship - Part 4

2009-05-29 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 9s

Fr. John shows that it is not modified behavior that makes us people of God, but changed hearts. …

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Qualities Of Worship - Part 4

2009-05-29 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 9s

Fr. John shows that it is not modified behavior that makes us people of God, but changed hearts. …

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Qualities Of Worship - Part 3

2009-05-11 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 11s

Fr. John turns to answering what happens to us over time when we gather as the Body of Christ. …

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Qualities Of Worship - Part 3

2009-05-11 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 11s

Fr. John turns to answering what happens to us over time when we gather as the Body of Christ. …

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Qualities Of Worship - Part 2

2009-04-24 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 9s

Fr. John mourns the loss of the Christian male and how it runs counter to the necessity of collective worship. …

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Qualities Of Worship - Part 2

2009-04-24 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 9s

Fr. John mourns the loss of the Christian male and how it runs counter to the necessity of collective worship. …

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Qualities Of Worship - Part 1

2009-04-01 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 13s

In the first part of his series, Father John speaks of liturgy as sacred assembly. …

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Qualities Of Worship - Part 1

2009-04-01 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 13s

In the first part of his series, Father John speaks of liturgy as sacred assembly. …

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A Circle Of Quiet

2009-03-13 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 7s

Fr. John examines St. Gregory Palamas, who taught that interior stillness was the path to knowing God. …

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A Circle Of Quiet

2009-03-13 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 7s

Fr. John examines St. Gregory Palamas, who taught that interior stillness was the path to knowing God. …

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Jenny

2009-02-25 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 9s

This real-life story of an Ohio runaway is reminiscent of another youth in a parable of Jesus and serves to strengthen its message. …

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Jenny

2009-02-25 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 9s

This real-life story of an Ohio runaway is reminiscent of another youth in a parable of Jesus and serves to strengthen its message. …

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God, Be Merciful To Me, A Sinner

2009-02-11 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 7s

What was the difference between the prayer of the Pharisee and that of the Publican? Humility. …

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God, Be Merciful To Me, A Sinner

2009-02-11 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 7s

What was the difference between the prayer of the Pharisee and that of the Publican? Humility. …

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Does God Love The Devil And The Demons Like He Loves Us?

2009-01-21 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 10s

Fr. John answers a question at once innocent and terrifying. …

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Does God Love The Devil And The Demons Like He Loves Us?

2009-01-21 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 10s

Fr. John answers a question at once innocent and terrifying. …

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The Mystical Garden

2008-12-27 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 7s

With the synaxion of the Theotokos freshly celebrated, Fr. John reflects on Mary, the mother of our Lord. …

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The Mystical Garden

2008-12-27 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 7s

With the synaxion of the Theotokos freshly celebrated, Fr. John reflects on Mary, the mother of our Lord. …

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You Are Wanted

2008-12-15 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 8s

How wonderful to know that we are loved and wanted by God, who calls to us by name! …

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You Are Wanted

2008-12-15 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 8s

How wonderful to know that we are loved and wanted by God, who calls to us by name! …

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A Sacred Hunger

2008-12-01 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 8s

God places within us a hunger for fellowship with Himself and creation. But too often man distorts that hunger into an appetite for temporary pleasure. …

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A Sacred Hunger

2008-12-01 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 8s

God places within us a hunger for fellowship with Himself and creation. But too often man distorts that hunger into an appetite for temporary pleasure. …

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Election Special

2008-10-28 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 17s

Fr. John shows how our cultural deterioration brings us closer to the conditions that the early Church thrived in. …

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Election Special

2008-10-28 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 17s

Fr. John shows how our cultural deterioration brings us closer to the conditions that the early Church thrived in. …

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Do You Want To Be Healed?

2008-10-16 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 8s

Fr. John examines the difference between true healing and mere relief. …

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Do You Want To Be Healed?

2008-10-16 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 8s

Fr. John examines the difference between true healing and mere relief. …

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Thou Shalt Not Covet

2008-09-23 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 9s

Fr. John examines the last of the ten great commandments. …

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Thou Shalt Not Covet

2008-09-23 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 9s

Fr. John examines the last of the ten great commandments. …

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Society And The Soul - Part 10

2008-09-03 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 9s

Fr. John notes the shift in society from text to image and warns of the power of images on the soul. …

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Society And The Soul - Part 10

2008-09-03 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 9s

Fr. John notes the shift in society from text to image and warns of the power of images on the soul. …

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The Mercy Of God

2008-08-15 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 6s

Fr. John notes that as we accept the Mercy of God, that Mercy is proof that God accepts us. …

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The Mercy Of God

2008-08-15 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 6s

Fr. John notes that as we accept the Mercy of God, that Mercy is proof that God accepts us. …

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Society And The Soul - Part 9

2008-07-31 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 9s

Do "clothes make the man?" Fr. John, with help from Saint Nicodemus, might beg to differ. …

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Society And The Soul - Part 9

2008-07-31 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 9s

Do "clothes make the man?" Fr. John, with help from Saint Nicodemus, might beg to differ. …

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Society And The Soul - Part 8

2008-07-03 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 9s

Fr. John, with help from St. Nicodemus, shows how to guard the sense of taste and the tongue. …

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Society And The Soul - Part 8

2008-07-03 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 9s

Fr. John, with help from St. Nicodemus, shows how to guard the sense of taste and the tongue. …

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Society And The Soul - Part 7

2008-06-16 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 9s

Again using the teachings of St. Nicodemus, Fr. John warns us of the dangers present in front of our very noses! …

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Society And The Soul - Part 7

2008-06-16 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 9s

Again using the teachings of St. Nicodemus, Fr. John warns us of the dangers present in front of our very noses! …

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A Reflection On Natural Disasters

2008-05-29 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 9s

For those of us who cannot go, work or provide, Fr. John notes that we can still contribute in the most important way. …

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A Reflection On Natural Disasters

2008-05-29 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 9s

For those of us who cannot go, work or provide, Fr. John notes that we can still contribute in the most important way. …

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Society And The Soul - Part 6

2008-05-14 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 11s

Fr. John discusses the teachings of St. Nicodemus on listening to music. …

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Society And The Soul - Part 6

2008-05-14 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 11s

Fr. John discusses the teachings of St. Nicodemus on listening to music. …

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Seeing The World In An Iconographic Way

2008-05-01 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 7s

Fr. John notes how Orthodox Christians see things in an iconographic way-- the images are connected to the larger reality they represent. …

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Seeing The World In An Iconographic Way

2008-05-01 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 7s

Fr. John notes how Orthodox Christians see things in an iconographic way-- the images are connected to the larger reality they represent. …

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Society and the Soul - Part 5

2008-03-26 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 10s

Using the writings of St. Nicodemus, Fr. John discusses how the eye can lead to sin or spiritual peace. …

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Society and the Soul - Part 5

2008-03-26 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 10s

Using the writings of St. Nicodemus, Fr. John discusses how the eye can lead to sin or spiritual peace. …

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Society and the Soul - Part 4

2008-03-08 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 9s

Fr. John discusses why we are enslaved to pleasure, as explained originally by St. Nicodemus of the Holy Mountain. …

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Society and the Soul - Part 4

2008-03-08 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 9s

Fr. John discusses why we are enslaved to pleasure, as explained originally by St. Nicodemus of the Holy Mountain. …

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Society and the Soul - Part 3

2008-02-20 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 10s

In Part Three of the ongoing series based upon "A Handbook of Spiritual Council" by St. Nicodemus of the Holy Mountain, Fr. John discusses the five senses and their relationship to the will. …

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Society and the Soul - Part 3

2008-02-20 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 10s

In Part Three of the ongoing series based upon "A Handbook of Spiritual Council" by St. Nicodemus of the Holy Mountain, Fr. John discusses the five senses and their relationship to the will. …

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Society and the Soul - Part 2

2008-02-01 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 10s

Fr. John continues his series on Society and The Soul, presenting us with St. Nicodemus' vision of man as "a kind of royal palace, built by the superb architectural skill of an omniscient Creator." …

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Society and the Soul - Part 2

2008-02-01 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 10s

Fr. John continues his series on Society and The Soul, presenting us with St. Nicodemus' vision of man as "a kind of royal palace, built by the superb architectural skill of an omniscient Creator." …

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Society and the Soul - Part 1

2008-01-16 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 8s

With this podcast, Fr. John begins a new series based upon "A Handbook of Spiritual Council" by Saint Nicodemus of the Holy Mountain, a work which examines the five human senses: sight, hearing, smell, taste, and touch, and the role that each one plays in acquiring or losing salvation. …

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Society and the Soul - Part 1

2008-01-16 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 8s

With this podcast, Fr. John begins a new series based upon "A Handbook of Spiritual Council" by Saint Nicodemus of the Holy Mountain, a work which examines the five human senses: sight, hearing, smell, taste, and touch, and the role that each one plays in acquiring or losing salvation. …

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The Synaxis of the Holy Theotokos

2007-12-26 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 9s

Fr. John discusses the importance of the Synaxis of the Theotokos, celebrated each year on December 26. …

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The Synaxis of the Holy Theotokos

2007-12-26 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 9s

Fr. John discusses the importance of the Synaxis of the Theotokos, celebrated each year on December 26. …

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And The Soul Felt Its Worth

2007-12-10 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 9s

"There is nothing in this world more glorious, more precious, or more precarious than the human soul." Within the first few hundred years of Christian history, the Roman Empire experienced at least two devastating health epidemics. Fr. John shares with us a powerful example of how the early Christians demonstrated the worth of the soul, as well as a love stronger than fear, as they ministered to those in deep need during these times of great crisis. …

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And The Soul Felt Its Worth

2007-12-10 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 9s

"There is nothing in this world more glorious, more precious, or more precarious than the human soul." Within the first few hundred years of Christian history, the Roman Empire experienced at least two devastating health epidemics. Fr. John shares with us a powerful example of how the early Christians demonstrated the worth of the soul, as well as a love stronger than fear, as they ministered to those in deep need during these times of great crisis. …

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Passing the Time

2007-11-21 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 10s

"Are we almost there yet?" How many times will that question be asked this holiday weekend? Fr. John explores the passing of time from a Christian perspective as we travel our journey of salvation. …

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Passing the Time

2007-11-21 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 10s

"Are we almost there yet?" How many times will that question be asked this holiday weekend? Fr. John explores the passing of time from a Christian perspective as we travel our journey of salvation. …

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Babies In The Biosphere - 3

2007-11-07 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 10s

The integrated Christian possesses a pro-life view that sees the environment as life giving and worthy of protection and a pro-environment view that sees the womb as an environment and worthy of protection. …

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Babies In The Biosphere - 3

2007-11-07 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 10s

The integrated Christian possesses a pro-life view that sees the environment as life giving and worthy of protection and a pro-environment view that sees the womb as an environment and worthy of protection. …

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Babies In The Biosphere - 2

2007-10-29 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 9s

In part 2 of his 3 part series, Fr. John explores further the Orthodox worldview that connects all of creation to our relationship with the Creator. …

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Babies In The Biosphere - 2

2007-10-29 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 9s

In part 2 of his 3 part series, Fr. John explores further the Orthodox worldview that connects all of creation to our relationship with the Creator. …

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Babies In The Biosphere - 1

2007-10-18 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 10s

This is part one in a series exploring the connection between abortion and the environment. …

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Babies In The Biosphere - 1

2007-10-18 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 10s

This is part one in a series exploring the connection between abortion and the environment. …

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An Airport, A Hospital and the Book of Psalms

2007-09-26 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 11s

What do these three have in common? Listen as Fr. John reflects on the power and beauty of the Psalter. …

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An Airport, A Hospital and the Book of Psalms

2007-09-26 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 11s

What do these three have in common? Listen as Fr. John reflects on the power and beauty of the Psalter. …

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The Grandeur Of God

2007-09-12 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 10s

Love for God is love for the earth and love for the earth is love for our neighbor. …

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The Grandeur Of God

2007-09-12 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 10s

Love for God is love for the earth and love for the earth is love for our neighbor. …

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Four Miles and Three Days

2007-08-28 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 10s

What would be worth standing in line for if that line was 4 miles long? Fr. John gives us a lesson in perspective and treasure in this week's episode. …

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Four Miles and Three Days

2007-08-28 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 10s

What would be worth standing in line for if that line was 4 miles long? Fr. John gives us a lesson in perspective and treasure in this week's episode. …

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Rising Above Violence And Revenge

2007-08-16 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 10s

When reviled, we bless. When insulted, we forgive - St. Paul …

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Rising Above Violence And Revenge

2007-08-16 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 10s

When reviled, we bless. When insulted, we forgive - St. Paul …

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The Mystery of God

2007-08-03 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 9s

We might think we know exactly what God is and should be but is that not a certainty loaded with risk? …

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The Mystery of God

2007-08-03 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 9s

We might think we know exactly what God is and should be but is that not a certainty loaded with risk? …

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What Is Your Governing Dynamic?

2007-07-19 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 10s

We all have one. But what should it be? Fr. John explores the tapestry of our lives and those intrusions that can interupt the pattern. …

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What Is Your Governing Dynamic?

2007-07-19 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 10s

We all have one. But what should it be? Fr. John explores the tapestry of our lives and those intrusions that can interupt the pattern. …

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The Vulnerability of Love

2007-07-06 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 10s

Jesus said "the kingdom of God is taken by force" and sometime it feels like a battle to allow ourselves to love one another as God intended. …

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The Vulnerability of Love

2007-07-06 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 10s

Jesus said "the kingdom of God is taken by force" and sometime it feels like a battle to allow ourselves to love one another as God intended. …

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Tradition

2007-06-27 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 10s

Traveling down I-75 on his way to a Parish Life Conference, Fr. John reflects on the tradition he is passing on to his children as well as the Great Tradition of the Faith. …

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Tradition

2007-06-27 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 10s

Traveling down I-75 on his way to a Parish Life Conference, Fr. John reflects on the tradition he is passing on to his children as well as the Great Tradition of the Faith. …

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Joni and Superman - Two Worldviews

2007-06-16 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 11s

Fr. John compares the worldviews of Joni Erickson Tada and Christopher Reeve. …

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Joni and Superman - Two Worldviews

2007-06-16 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 11s

Fr. John compares the worldviews of Joni Erickson Tada and Christopher Reeve. …

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A Tale of Two Worldviews

2007-06-06 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 10s

Fr. John gives an instructive comparison of two divergent worldviews. …

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A Tale of Two Worldviews

2007-06-06 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 10s

Fr. John gives an instructive comparison of two divergent worldviews. …

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The Christian Worldview

2007-05-23 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 8s

In his second podcast, Fr. John helps us define a Christian worldview and how it should change the way we process life around us. …

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The Christian Worldview

2007-05-23 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 8s

In his second podcast, Fr. John helps us define a Christian worldview and how it should change the way we process life around us. …

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The Value Of One Life

2007-05-15 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 11s

In his first podcast, Fr. John reflects on his midnight vigil outside a prison in Tennessee. …

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The Value Of One Life

2007-05-15 :: feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. John Oliver and Ancient Faith Radio)
Length: 11s

In his first podcast, Fr. John reflects on his midnight vigil outside a prison in Tennessee. …

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