Podcasts from Ancient Faith Radio

The following are podcast series and talks available from Fr. Andrew Stephen Damick, produced by Ancient Faith Radio.

Quick links: Orthodoxy and Heterodoxy | Foundations of the Orthodox Faith | Orthodoxy and Ecology | Orthodoxy and Evangelism | Voice from Antioch: An Ignatian Catechism | Meeting the World: Taking the Gospel Into our Times and Places | Orthodoxy and Localism | Orthodoxy and History | Interviews

Orthodoxy and Heterodoxy: What are the differences between Orthodox Christianity and other religious traditions?

    I. Heterodoxy & Heresy (introduction) – originally presented Sept. 27, 2009

    • Part 1: Understanding the Terms
    • Part 2: The Essentials of Christian Doctrine
    • Handouts: Outline (including Orthodoxy and Heterodoxy quick references)

    II. Roman Catholicism – originally presented Oct. 4, 2009

    III. The Classical/Magisterial Reformation (Lutherans, Calvinists, Reformed, Zwinglians, Anglicans, Episcopalians, Methodists, Wesleyans) – originally presented on Oct. 11, 2009

    IV. The Radical Reformation (Anabaptists, Baptists, Brethren, Amish, Mennonites, Moravians, Restorationists, Adventists) – originally presented on Oct. 25, 2009

    • Part 1: "Believer’s baptism" over against infant baptism, anti-sacramentalism, the "invisible Church," etc.
    • Part 2: Denominations that formed after the Radical Reformation, as well as two studies in ecclesiological inheritance (Restorationists and Adventists).
    • Handouts: Outline, The Trail of Blood

    V. Modern Revivalism (Pentecostalism, Charismatics, Evangelicalism, Emergents) – originally presented on Nov. 1, 2009

    • Part 1: Personal conversion, individualism, and private biblical interpretation.
    • Part 2: Lecture continuation.
    • Part 3: Holiness movement (including Pentecostalism / Charismatics), mega-churches, dispensationalism, fundamentalism, liberalism, and the "emergent" church movement.
    • Handouts: Outline, Theosis in the New Testament

    VI. Non-Christian Religions (Judaism, Islam, Buddhism, Hinduism, Shinto, Sikhism, Wicca, Neo-paganism, Zoroastrianism, Modern Gnosticism, Scientology, Animism) – originally presented on Nov. 8, 2009

    VII. Non-Mainstream Christians (Swedenborgians, Mormons, Jehovah’s Witnesses, Unitarian Universalists, Christadelphians, Christian Science, Unification Church ("Moonies"); also includes series conclusions) – originally presented on Nov. 15, 2009

Foundations of the Orthodox Faith: Four major themes in Orthodox Christian life, for both the beginner and those already familiar with the faith.

Orthodoxy and Ecology: Orthodox Christian theology and the created world.

Orthodoxy and Evangelism: Bringing the Orthodox faith to every person on Earth.

Voice from Antioch: An Ignatian Catechism: Major themes in Orthodox Christianity from the writings of St. Ignatius of Antioch.

Meeting the World: Taking the Gospel Into Our Times and Places

  • I. Meeting the World: Taking the Gospel Into Our Times and Places: Part 1, Part 2
  • II. A Peculiar People: Orthodox Christian Identity in a Hostile World: Part 1, Part 2
  • III. A Divine Ecology: An Orthodox Christian Vision for the Environment: Part 1, Part 2
  • IV. The Transfiguration of Place: An Orthodox Christian Vision of Localism: Part 1, Part 2
  • V. Doctrine Matters: Why Orthodoxy Isn’t Just Orthopraxy: Part 1, Part 2

Orthodoxy and Localism: A vision for true community.

Orthodoxy and History: The stories of the Church in time.