The" New Christianity"

THERE MAY BE THOSE who will doubt that the “charismatic revival” is a form of mediumism; that is only a secondary question of the means or technique by which the “spirit” of the “charismatic revival” is communicated. But that this “spirit” has nothing to do with Orthodox Christianity is abundantly clear. And in fact this…

In the End Times, the poor man’s rights will not be defended…

And I’ll tell you this, my child, that the days will come when the Christians will add to and will take away from, and will alter the books of the Holy Evangelists, and of the Holy Apostles, and of the Divine Prophets, and of the Holy Fathers. They will tone down the Holy Scriptures and…

The Second Coming of Christ

http://www.oodegr.com/english/esxata/deft_parous1.htm All of the events that are linked to the Second Coming of Christ are called “eschatological”* because they pertain to the last, the ultimate day; in other words, they pertain to the events that will take place after the present world has come to its end. We usually refer to “the end of History”,…

ALL THINGS HAVE BEEN CREATED FOR THE SERVICE OF MAN

CHAP.XXIX. –ALL THINGS HAVE BEEN CREATED FOR THE SERVICE OF MAN. THE DECEITS, WICKEDNESS, AND APOSTATE POWER OF ANTICHRIST. THIS WAS PREFIGURED AT THE DELUGE, AS AFTERWARDS BY THE PERSECUTION OF SHADRACH, MESHACH, AND ABEDNEGO. In the previous books I have set forth the causes for which God permitted these things to be made, and…

"SEE THEN THAT YE WALK CIRCUMSPECTLY!"

http://users.sisqtel.net/williams/archbishopaverky/seethenthatyewalkcircumspectly.html (Ephesians 5:15) by Archbishop Averky (Taushev)In more modern language these words of the Apostles are translated “See that you behave carefully!…” This does not sound as strong or as expressive, but for some it might be easier to understand. In the first century of our era St. Paul the Apostle wrote this to the…

On a Summoning of the Great Council of the Orthodox Church

http://orthodoxinfo.com/ecumenism/stjustin_council.aspx Archimandrite Justin Popovich The following letter was addressed by Archimandrite Dr. Justin Popovic of blessed memory, spiritual father of the monastery of Celie Valjevo (Yugoslavia), to Bishop Jovan of Sabac and the Serbian hierarchy on May 7, 1977, with the request to transmit this letter to the Holy Synod and the Council of Bishops…

IRENAEUS AGAINST HERESIES — BOOK V , CHAP. XXVIII

CHAP. XXVIII.–THE DISTINCTION TO BE MADE BETWEEN THE RIGHTEOUS AND THE WICKED. THE FUTURE APOSTASY IN THE TIME OF ANTI-CHRIST, AND THE END OF THE WORLD. Inasmuch, then, as in this world (aiwni) some persons betake themselves to the light, and by faith unite themselves with God, but others shun the light, and separate themselves…

Anathemas Against the Heresy of Ecumenism

(Note: The following anathemas are said to be not from a Council of a unified Orthodox Church, but rather from an individual group of monks under the jurisdiction of HOCNA in Georgia .) http://www.geocities.com/Athens/Thebes/1865/anathema.htm 1) To the ecumenical so-called Branch Theory, according to which the Church of Christ consists of many separated denominations (schisms): Anathema!…

On the Anathema against Ecumenism

“…Without doubt, the time for discussion and polemics has passed and the time has come to judge this movement and, however insignificant our Council of 1983 may seem, it has at last condemned ecumenism and anathematized it in the following words: ‘To those who attack the Church of Christ by teaching that Christ’s Church is…