November 1, 2018

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

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

1. Metr. Hierotheos of Nafpaktos Weighs in on the Division Between Constantinople and Moscow

2. The Incorrupt Relic of Saint Savvas the Sanctified Placed in a New Reliquary (video and photos)

3. Rare Photos and Video of the Return of the Relics of Saint Savvas the Sanctified

4. Church of Saint Nikephoros the Leper Consecrated in the Town of His Birth

5. Three Holy Unmercenary Female Physicians

6. St. Nikodemos the Hagiorite on the Authenticity of the Authorship of Dionysius the Areopagite

7. The Church of Saint Demetrios Loumbardiaris on Philopappou Hill in Athens

8. Will These Human Bones Come to Life? (A Sermon of St. John Maximovitch)

9. The Byzantine Dimitria: When Thessaloniki Celebrated with the Entire Western World

10. The Month of October in the Orthodox Church

1. Old Christian Virtues Gone Mad

1. Science vs. Scientism: A Necessary Distinction

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1. On Witches (St. John of Damascus)

2. A Witch Trial in Eighth-Century Constantinople

3. Filmmaker Scott Derrickson Interviewed on Horror and his Christian Faith

4. The Young Monk Who Was Cast Out of His Grave After His Burial

5. Why Bother to Save Halloween? (Richard Seltzer)

6. Angry Stone Throwing Demons

7. Saints Lucian and Marcian: Two Former Magicians Who Died for their Faith in Christ

1. The Gurus, the Young Man and Elder Paisios (untranslated chapters - 3 of 4)

1. Questions and Answers 58 - 63

1. 13 - Book Review: "Our Necessary Shadow: The Nature and Meaning of Psychiatry" by Tom Burns