November 30, 2019

The Best of November 2019 by the Mystagogy Resource Center (MRC)

Below is the monthly review for the month of November 2019 of the ten most popular articles on, then all the posts made on the other websites of the Mystagogy Resource Center. As for the most popular post from all the websites of the Mystagogy Resource Center for the month of November, that honor goes to:

1. The Story of Saint Paisios' Book About Saint Arsenios the Cappadocian

2. The Discovery of the Relics of Saint Katherine at Sinai

3. Why A Certain Priest Refused To Read A Newspaper

4. Saint Iakovos Tsalikes Appeared in the Center of Athens in 2016

5. An Orthodox Evaluation of Certain Teachings in the Writings of John Scotus Eriugena in Light of the Theology of St Gregory Palamas

6. Elder Sophrony of Essex and Elder Hieronymos of Simonopetra Officially Canonized by the Ecumenical Patriarchate

7. The Self-Sacrifice of Saint Gabriel the Fool for Christ

8. 6 Contemporary Miracles and Appearances of Venerable David of Evia

9. Holy Hieromartyr Philoumenos of Cyprus, Who Was Martyred at Jacob's Well in 1979

10. A Clarification on the Ascension of Enoch and Elijah by St. Gregory Palamas

1. Jonathan Jackson Discusses His Most Challenging Role as Elder Joseph the Hesychast

2. Saint Cecilia, Patron of Musicians

3. The Politics of Armenian Genocide Recognition

4. A Letter About Music (St. Varnava Nastic)

1. The Purpose of Life and the Proof Pointing Us to God According to St. Gregory Palamas

1. Was Jesus Ignorant of the Time of His Second Coming?

2. St. George Karslides and the Apocalyptic Visionary

3. Time after Constantinople: Apocalyptic Expectations and the Fall of Constantinople (1453 A.D.)

1. A Ghost Investigation in an Athonite Monastery

2. How to Explain Spirituality To A Faithless Generation According to Guillermo del Toro

1. Why Hasn't the Tomb of Mehmed the Conqueror Been Opened?

2. Was John Chrysostom an Anti-Semite?



1. Saint Stylianos, the Protector of Children

2. Oscar Wilde's "The Happy Prince"



1. Thoughts About Mister Rogers

2. My Most Embarrassing Academic Moment

3. Recommended Movies for Thanksgiving Weekend

4. Thoughts of the Week (2)