Bible Story Resources

On an upcoming podcast, while considering how we read Bible Stories to our children, I mention a few Orthodox Bible story collections.  I thought I’d post these resources here for your reference in case you’re in the market for a new Bible Story book: For elementary-aged children, I love  A Sacred History For Children, by a Russian Orthodox priest, Fr. P. Vozdvizhensky, and translated from the Russian by Tatiana Marr and adapted by Nancy Mirolovich.  It narrates the…

Angels — Resources

The latest podcast episode is up, focusing on how angels really are.  While the average American may believe that dead people become angels (after they do some good deeds, triggering a bell to ring and wings to grow), we Orthodox have a clear understanding that they’re not human at all. In the course of the episode, I recommended an excellent book:  Joel J. Miller’s Lifted by Angels: the presence and power of our…