Turning to the Fathers
Ancient Christian spirituality in today's world.
Hosted by Father John McGuckin.
On Turning to the Fathers, noted scholar Fr. John McGuckin discusses Saint Simeon. Listen to the words of Saint Simeon “if you feel oppressed, go into a dimly lit and quiet place, lift both your hands up to heaven, make the sign of the cross over yourself; then lift up the eyes of your soul towards God. The oppression will leave you.”
This week, noted scholar Fr. John McGuckin speaks on Abba Anthony (Saint Anthony the Great).
On Turning to the Fathers: Listen in to hear guest host Seraphim Dankeart and Fr. John McGuckin as they discuss St. John of Apameia's wonderful words - "if we purify ourselves of wickedness then we will com to see the invisible reality". This is a talk about prayer life you won't want to miss.
On Turning to the Fathers, join Fr. John McGuckin as he share the story of Macarios the Great: from one fire the lamps of their hearts are light.
On Turning to the Fathers, listen in to hear Fr. John speak about St. Gregory’s words “God is to the Spiritual intellect what the sun is to the Material World and He will manifest the divinity in our minds to the degree that we are purified.”
Noted scholar Fr. John McGuckin resumes his series Turning to the Fathers. This week Fr. John features St. Maximus the Confessor.