Why should we bother with a thing like Advent? Isn’t Christmas the “real deal”? There are several reasons why Advent is worth observing.
From On the Incarnation,* by Saint Athanasius (c. 297 – 373) . . .
As we enter Christmas Eve worship, let us remember these words from Athanasius . . .
On the Incarnation, by Saint Athanasius (c. 297 – 373), begins: In our former book [i.e. the Contra Gentes (Against the Heathens)], we dealt fully enough with a few of the chief points about the heathen worship of idols, and how those false fears originally arose. We also, by God’s grace, briefly indicated that the […]
On Tuesday, an Assistant Professor of Family & Community spoke to the Christian Medical Society/CMDA at Penn State Hershey College of Medicine on “Christ-centered Humility in Medicine.” His presentation drove home the importance of discussing and embracing humility in the context of health care. Why? When we (and those with whom we are close) receive care […]