Arimathea | Religion | A Stink in the Schema | Comments
Arimathea
Page views: 2526005
Total entries: 1461
Total comments: 225

Acknowledgments

Fonts

Thursday, October 4, A.D. 2012
A Stink in the Schema

A few weeks ago, Joel Kalvesmaki published an essay with difficult but necessary questions regarding the Orthodox Church in America (O.C.A.) and its leadership crisis. Monomakhos posted it: “Did the OCA Bishops Lie about Metropolitan Jonah?” Kalvesmaki is a serious scholar and a fine man; one ought to consider his words.

I last wrote about the mess in the O.C.A. over the summer in “Orthodox Immaturity.” Over the last four months, the situation has become even less clear. Who knows when the long suffering members of the O.C.A. will get a synod worth their mitres?

Update: Though Dr. Kalvesmaki was elected by his parish to be their alternate representative at the upcoming O.C.A. council in Parma, he has been barred from attending due to his open letter: “A Bishop’s Response.”

Posted by Joseph on Thursday, October 4, A.D. 2012
Religion | OrthodoxyPermalink
Comments

Previous entry (all realms): Nature and Poets
Next entry (all realms): A Society of Randians

Previous entry (Religion): Рождество Пресвятой Богородицы
Next entry (Religion): Whence Come These Puppets of Doom?
Leave a comment

Christian / First Name: (required and displayed)

E-mail: (required but not displayed)

Location: (optional and displayed)

Web site: (optional and displayed)

Please write your commentary here: (Click here to add Smileys)

Please submit the word that you see below:


Your comment will be posted after Joseph makes sure that it is neither spammy nor unpublishable.