January 1, 2018

The Best of December 2017 by the Mystagogy Resource Center (MRC)

Below is the monthly review for the month of December of the ten most popular articles from the previous month on johnsanidopoulos.com, then all the posts made on the other websites of the Mystagogy Resource Center.


1. The Cave With the Relics of the Holy Innocents in Bethlehem

2. Saint Barbara and the Custom of Eating Varvara in Thrace

3. The Chapel of Saint Nicholas on the Battlecruiser Averof

4. Did Christ Perform Miracles as a Child? (St. John Chrysostom)

5. Doesn't the Bible Suggest Christ Was Born in September Rather Than December?

6. Why Do Greeks and Cypriots Eat Loukoumades on the Feast of Saint Barbara?

7. Life of Saint Porphyrios of Kavsokalyva (1906 - 1991)

8. Life of Saint John of Kronstadt (1829 - 1908)

9. Vasiliki Plexida Speaks of the Miracle of the Virgin Mary Towards Her

10. The Monastic Cell of Saint Iakovos Tsalikes in Evia As He Left It


1. A Christian Response to Being Unjustly Accused of Sexual Assault

2. Movie: "Fabiola" (1949)


1. "And God Saw That It Was Good" (St. Basil the Great)


1. Genesis 1:1 and the End of Time (St. Basil the Great)


1. Saint Juliana and Her Authority Over the Devil

2. Saint Markellos of the Unsleeping Ones and the Demon Possessed

3. The Witches' Days of Winter in Slovakia - November 25 to December 13

4. Saint Savvas the Sanctified in Demon Haunted Kastellion