Podcasts

Below are podcasts from St. Vladimir's Seminary faculty and staff.

Date Episode Podcast Description
August 11, 2009 Crossroad- Orthodox Youth Take the Challenge

Fr. Tom interviews the leaders of the Crossroad program at Hellenic College in Brookline, MA. Crossroad is intended to help High School students discern their life callings, matching their personal gifts with the needs of the world. His guests are Ann Bezzerides, Mary Long, and Dan Belonic. He referenced in this interview his very informative eight-part AFR podcast series on the Church and State.

In the next program, Fr. Tom will interview some of the participants in Crossroad.

August 8, 2009 The Resurrection School of Theology in Albania

In his final interview series from Albania, Fr. Tom talks with John and Aleks from the Resurrection School of Theology in Albania.

July 29, 2009 4 U.S. Missionaries to Albania

In his continuing interview series from Albania, Fr. Tom interviews four US missionaries including full time OCMC missionary Pamela Anastasia Barksdale.

July 12, 2009 Missionary to Albania Nathan Hoppe

The next interview from Albania is with veteran OCMC missionary Nathan Hoppe. Fr. Tom references a recording of Nathan's late wife Lynette made only a week or two before she died. That recording was featured on AFR in an interview with Fr. Luke Veronis and can be heard HERE. You can purchase Fr. Luke's book by clicking HERE. For Lynette's pictorial album about the re-birth of the Church in Albania, click HERE.

July 7, 2009 Mother Raphaela - Part Two

This special episode features part two of the commencement address of Mother Raphael, the Abbess of the Monastery of the Holy Myrrhbearers, to the graduates of St. Vladimir's Orthodox Seminary.

July 7, 2009 Mother Raphaela - Part Two

This special episode features part two of the commencement address of Mother Raphael, the Abbess of the Monastery of the Holy Myrrhbearers, to the graduates of St. Vladimir's Orthodox Seminary.

July 1, 2009 Archbishop Anastasios of Albania

Fr. Thomas took the traveling Ancient Faith Radio microphone with him to Albania and captured several fascinating interviews there. Today we begin with this wonderful conversation between Fr. Tom and Archbishop Anastasios where we will learn about the circumstances that brought the Archbishop there as well as the current work going on in this country on behalf of the Church. To learn more about the Orthodox Church in Albania and, in particular, the mission work taking place there through the Orthodox Christian Mission Center, go to the OCMC website.

June 27, 2009 A Chosen Instrument of Mine - St. Paul

Fr. Thomas shows how, despite his persecution of the early Church, St. Paul was indeed an Apostle - by having seen the risen Lord and through his suffering.

June 27, 2009 Keys to the Kingdom - St. Peter

Fr. Thomas discusses "the rock" upon whom Christ built his Church and St. Peter's role in that early Church.

June 16, 2009 The Apostles’ Fast

What is this current fasting period all about? We reach back into the archives and re-introduce this helpful teaching from Fr. Tom originally given last year.