Come Receive the Light
National Orthodox Christian Radio Program

Monthly Broadcast Schedule

June 2009

June 5
Speaker: Fr. David Smith

Topic: Pentecost

On this week's CRTL podcast, Fr. David Smith will speak to Fr. Chris about Pentecost. While receiving his seminary degree, Fr. David discovered the Orthodox Church, and he and his family became Orthodox in 1988. Fr. David is attached to St. Sophia's Greek Orthodox Church in Syracuse, New York, and works full time as a nursing home administrator in Athens, Pennsylvania. He is also the producer of our popular podcast “Harmony of Thunder”.

June 12

Speaker: Dr. Steven Butler

Topic: Life and Walk of Dr. Butler

On this week's CRTL podcast Dr. Steven Butler, award-winning composer and professor of music at Westmont College, joins Fr. Chris to talk about his life and his walk to Orthodoxy. Dr. Butler sailed the world and encountered the majesty of God on the seas. Find out how this led him back to Orthodoxy by listening.

June 19

Speaker: Dr. Paul Meyendorff

Topic: Anointing the Sick

On this week's CRTL podcast, Dr. Paul Meyendorff of St. Vladimir’s Seminary in Crestwood, NY and author of the book “Anointing the Sick” joins Fr. Chris for a discussion about his new book. Paul states, “Health is not simply physical. Health is actually life in communion with God. Life in which we are at peace with God and our neighbor. Real life means communion with others, sharing in their joys and sorrows of life.”

June 26

Speaker: Elizabeth Theokritoff

Topic: Christian Ecology

On this week's CRTL podcast, Elizabeth Theokritoff will discuss Christian ecology. Climate change has become a very heated topic for discussion these days. This conversation deals with how the Church Fathers and the Orthodox Christian tradition understand man’s relationship with the rest of creation. Also learn what Sts. Maximus the Confessor and Gregory the Theologian have to offer for further understanding into this issue.

(Posting date 16 June 2009)

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