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Ancient Faith Audio Podcasts

Ancient Faith Ministries, a department of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America with a pan-Orthodox outreach, produces a wide variety of online audio programming, including an extensive range of downloadable content, distributed via Ancient Faith Radio. It is our hope that the selection of podcasts here, which are frequently refreshed and updated, will enrich and nourish the spiritual lives of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian faithful.

Close to Home Love and the Last Judgment
March 13, 2013
The Sunday of the Last Judgment is one of the preparatory lessons prior to Great Lent. Molly Sabourin reflects on the practical application for all of us which comes down to one word - Love.

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Transforming Our Lives in Christ Audience
March 12, 2013
Fr. Evan discusses the audience of the Gospel of St. Mark.

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All Saints Homilies Jesus as Lord
March 11, 2013
Fr. Pat examines the primitive proclamation and theological premise of the Christian faith: the Lordship of Jesus Christ.

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Roads From Emmaus Sermon Mar. 10, 2013 (Knowing God at the Last Judgment)
March 11, 2013
On this Sunday of the Last Judgment, Fr. Andrew asks if we are engaged in the true Christian Life.

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Raising Saints Teaching Why We Fast
March 8, 2013
Elissa offers some suggestions for teaching children about the purpose of fasting.

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Close to Home The Hidden Garden
March 7, 2013
Molly expresses appreciation for The Hidden Garden, a new children's book by Jane G. Meyer. It's a great tool to explain the Orthodox view of salvation to your children!

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Transforming Our Lives in Christ Canon of the New Testament and Authorship of the Gospel of Mark
March 6, 2013
Fr. Evan discusses the formation of the New Testament canon and the authorship of the Gospel of Mark.

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The Arena Curing the Disease of Self-Indulgence
March 6, 2013
The Prodigal Son. Learn more about Patristic Nectar Publications.

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All Saints Homilies Open to Me the Gates of Repentance
March 6, 2013
Fr. Pat offers three reflections on the parable of the Publican and the Pharisee.

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Roads From Emmaus Sermon Mar. 3, 2013 (Sunday of the Prodigal Son)
March 6, 2013
On this Sunday of the Prodigal Son, Fr. Andrew asks the question: What is Forgiveness?

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The Arena Metropolitan Kallistos Ware at St. Andrew’s
March 1, 2013
The Publican and the Pharisee. Learn more about Patristic Nectar Publications.

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Transforming Our Lives in Christ Formation of the New Testament Canon
February 26, 2013
Fr. Evan provides a short history and spiritual biography of the New Testament canon.

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Roads From Emmaus Sermon Feb. 24, 2013 (Why Do We Come to Church? Sunday of the Publican and Pharisee)
February 26, 2013
On this Sunday of the Publican and Pharisee, Fr. Andrew asks the simple, but complicated question, why are we here, why do we come to church?

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Raising Saints Parables That Prepare: Part 2
February 21, 2013
Elissa presents part two of her brief series on preparing for Lent.

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The Arena Beating the Devil
February 20, 2013
Reflecting on the Canaanite Woman.

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Roads From Emmaus Sermon Feb. 17, 2013 (Sunday of the Canaanite Woman)
February 20, 2013
On this Sunday of the Canaanite Woman, Fr. Andrew speaks about the virtue of humility.

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Transforming Our Lives in Christ Introduction to Mark
February 19, 2013
Fr. Evan makes some introductory remarks on the Gospel of Mark

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The Arena The Spiritual Father
February 11, 2013
The Enthronement of Patriarch John X. Learn more about Patristic Nectar Publications.

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All Saints Homilies Parable of the Talents
February 11, 2013
Fr. Pat explains how the Parable of the Talents is really about the Last Judgment.

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Raising Saints Parables That Prepare: Part 1
February 8, 2013
Elissa offers ideas for teaching during the three-week period of preparation for Great Lent (which is itself a preparation) to ensure that our kids benefit from the Church's wise preparation before the preparation.

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The Arena Lighting Up the Darkness
February 7, 2013
The Feast of the Meeting of the Lord. Learn more about Patristic Nectar Publications.

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Roads From Emmaus Sermon Feb. 3, 2013 (Sunday of Zacchaeus / Synaxis of Ss. Symeon & Anna)
February 5, 2013
On this Sunday, Fr. Andrew speaks about Expectation, Action, and Fulfillment, which lead to Salvation.

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The Arena Orthodox Theology in America Today with Archimandrite Irenei (Steenberg)
January 30, 2013
We are pleased to offer the following interview with Archimandrite Irenei (Steenberg) entitled "Orthodox Theology in America Today." Father Irenei is the pastor of the St. Tikhon Church (ROCOR) in San Francisco, an internationally recognized scholar of patristics, former head of the Dept. of Theology at the University of Leeds (UK), founder and director of the patristics site http://www.monachos.net, prolific author, and director of the Ss. Cyril and Athanasius Orthodox Institute.

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The Arena Blazing Fire Out of the Golden Mouth
January 29, 2013
Reflections on the Feast of the Translation of the Relics of St John Chrysostom. Learn more about Patristic Nectar Publications.

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All Saints Homilies The Blind Man
January 28, 2013
Fr. Pat reflects on Luke's version of the blind man in Jericho.

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