October 1, 2018

The Best of September 2018 by the Mystagogy Resource Center (MRC)

Below is the monthly review for the month of September 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. Why Every Christian Should Wear A Cross

2. Hagia Sophia To Remain a Museum

3. Oxyrhynchus, the Egyptan City Once Full of Saints

4. The Month of September in the Orthodox Church

5. A Weeping Icon of the Holy Mandylion in Patmos

6. When Fr. Benedict Petrakis Resurrected his Dead Benefactor

7. The Historical Development of the Feast of the Nativity of the Most Holy Theotokos

8. Origins of the Feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross

9. Translation of the Relics of Saint Nektarios the Wonderworker in 1953

10. Saint Euphrosynos the Cook ... Cooking


1. The Problem With a Pop-Culture Christ

2. The Difference Between Christianity and Communism


1. Impressive Planetarium to be Erected at the Metropolis of Tamasos


1. The Prophetic Role of Mount Athos in the Contemporary World


1. The Dead Girl Who Seized a Grave-Robber and Would Not Let Him Go

2. No Sympathy for the Devil: The Significance of Demons in John Chrysostom's Soteriology


1. The Gurus, the Young Man and Elder Paisios (untranslated chapters - 1 of 4)

2. The Gurus, the Young Man and Elder Paisios (untranslated chapters - 2 of 4)


1. Questions and Answers 48 - 52

2. Questions and Answers 53 - 57


1. 12 - Book Review: "Jesus Fallen?" by Emmanuel Hatzidakis