Week of May 11, 2008


ON THIS WEEK'S COME RECEIVE THE LIGHT

Ever wonder why Orthodox Christians ask the Saints for their intercessions? Or why we pray for the forgiveness and salvation of those who have already passed away? On this week's program, Dr. David C. Ford, a professor at St. Tikhon's Orthodox Theological Seminary, explains why these practices are Biblical and fully part of the ancient Christian faith.

On this week's Come Receive the Light, On this week's program, Dr. David C. Ford, a professor at St. Tikhon's Orthodox Theological Seminary, explains why these practices are Biblical and fully part of the ancient Christian faith. If you have ever wondered why Orthodox Christians ask the Saints for their intercessions? Or why we pray for the forgiveness and salvation of those who have already passed away this is program for you?

You can hear this program--and many others--by listening to our Internet radio stations, The ARK and The RUDDER, at http://www.myocn.net. This week, we'll also be featuring a talk with Kh. Maggie Hock, director of Marriage and Parish Family Ministries for the Antiochian Archdiocese, on Orthodox parenting in a Materialistic World-Part II. Both the ARK and the RUDDER will be featuring columnist Terry Mattingly's program "Saint Brenden the Navigator". A program about Mark 5 will also be featured on the Ark. Programs are also available on Podcast and OnDemand.