How Idol Worshippers Will Be Put To Shame

by St. Nikolai Velimirovich As the thief is ashamed when caught, so shall the house of Israel be ashamed: They who say to apiece of wood, ‘You are my father’ and to a stone ‘You gave me birth:’ They turn to Me their backs, nottheir faces; yet in time of trouble they cry out, `Rise up […]

Is the Veneration of the Cross Idolatry?

by Fr. John Whiteford Another grand slam from the Bible – from Fr. John’s “Stump the Priest” column Question: How would you answer a Protestant who considered our veneration of the Cross (bowing down before it and kissing it) to be idolatry? First we should consider whether or not bowing down before something or kissing […]

Day 31: Idolatry

The topic for Sunday, December 15 – Day 31 of our 30 (40) Days of Blogging is IDOLATRY The Worship of Idols This has less to do with seasonal materialism than with militant secularization and neo-paganism, both of which are a lot more entrenched than you imagine.     Share the post “Day 31: Idolatry” […]