The Voices of Women In The Church: Kassiani the Hymnographer

Posted by on Sep 7, 2014 in Blog
The Voices of Women In The Church: Kassiani the Hymnographer

Oftentimes, the voices of women go unnoticed or unheard. In a positive sense, their voices join together in a communal unison which vocalizes Holy Wisdom in a soft undercurrent, flowing within and without humble families. Not bombastically obvious, but subtly effective. In a negative sense, chauvinism suffocates what murmurs women have left, leaving vessels of […]

Liturgical Music as Medicine

Posted by on Sep 3, 2014 in Blog
Liturgical Music as Medicine

In class today, after listening to Bach’s 2-3 hour “Matthäus-Passion”, the topic of “church music” and its various implications, categorizations, and applications became the center of discussion. This, of course, can become a heated topic in the context of both Eastern and Western Christianity.  From old southern spirituals to the youth pastor’s jazzy rendition of […]

In Memory of Lykourgos Angelopoulos 1941-2014

Posted by on May 23, 2014 in Blog
In Memory of Lykourgos Angelopoulos 1941-2014

In Memory of Lykourgos Angelopoulos.
Αἰωνία ἡ μνήμη!
Memory Eternal