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Fr. Andrew Stephen Damick
Works at St. Paul Orthodox Church (Emmaus, PA)
Attended St. Tikhon's Orthodox Theological Seminary
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The manuscript has just been delivered to the publisher! It's about 90% larger than the original edition. 
I’m getting pretty close to done with my edits for the revised, expanded version of Orthodoxy and Heterodoxy, which is slated for a December 2016 release. The final word count will be about 125,000 136,000 words, which makes it about 75% 90% larger than the ... Keep Reading ›
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Lately I’ve been seeing nationalistic / racialistic rhetoric from some who identify as Christian. Some say that this is just their politics and has nothing to do with their religion. That is, of course, a distinctly secular idea, that one can practice some part of life in a way that ... READ MORE ›
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This is a talk I recently gave at the Orthodox Homeschooling Conference. (Listen to the recording here.) This topic has been of great importance to me over the past several years, and I must admit to a little bit of frustration regarding what I describe especially in its opening paragraphs. ... READ MORE ›
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Palm Sunday, April 24, 2016 Philippians 4:4-9; John 12:1-8 Rev. Fr. Andrew Stephen Damick In the Name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, one God. Amen. Today, on the final Sunday of the Triodion, Palm Sunday, we wrap up our series in which we ... READ MORE ›
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I recently came across Paul Ladouceur’s translation of an article by Vladimir Lossky on “The Doctrine of Grace in the Orthodox Church,” published in the St Vladimir’s Theological Quarterly 58, no. 1 (2014). The whole article contains matters of interest to readers here, but I’d ... Keep Reading ›
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It’s an old question: Who are funerals for — the living or the departed? If I had to give a quick answer, I would say that funerals are for all concerned, including the departed (in many Christian traditions, we are praying for the departed). But in terms of their impact ... READ MORE ›
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Myrrh-bearers Sunday, May 15, 2016 Acts 6:1-7; Mark 15:43-16:8 Rev. Fr. Andrew Stephen Damick In the Name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, one God. Amen. Christ is risen! Today on this third Sunday of Pascha, we return for a little while to a ... READ MORE ›
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I hate it when people say that. Yes, there is a certain truth to the statement The Church is not the building. But it is usually said in the context of talking about buildings, and so what is meant by it is not really a counter of an obviously ridiculous ... READ MORE ›
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Thomas Sunday / Feast of the Apostle John the Theologian, May 8, 2016 1 John 1:1-5; John 20:19-31 Rev. Fr. Andrew Stephen Damick In the Name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, one God. Amen. Christ is risen! The Gospel story begins today with ... READ MORE ›
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Today I ran across this fascinating piece over at First Things by Richard J. Mouw: “Mormons Approaching Orthodoxy” (“Orthodoxy” here is what we might call “small-O orthodoxy”). In this, Mouw, the former president of Fuller Theological Seminary, makes observations about his relationship with Mormons that ... Keep Reading ›
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Sunday of St. Mary of Egypt, April 17, 2016 Hebrews 9:11-14; Mark 10:32-45 Rev. Fr. Andrew Stephen Damick In the Name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, one God. Amen. We are now getting very close to Holy Week, and the final journey to ... READ MORE ›
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The first Pentecostal tongue-speakers believed they had been given the miraculous gift of foreign languages for the purpose of evangelism.
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Orthodox Christian priest
Employment
  • St. Paul Orthodox Church (Emmaus, PA)
    Pastor, 2009 - present
  • Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America
    Orthodox Christian priest, 2006 - present
  • St. George Orthodox Cathedral (Charleston, WV)
    Assistant Pastor, 2007 - 2009
  • Stewart Theatre (NCSU)
    Technical Supervisor, 1994 - 2004
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When theology is false, then Christianity is reduced to activities. - J.S. Romanides
Introduction
I'm a very tall hobbit.
Bragging rights
My name is entirely trochaic.
Education
  • St. Tikhon's Orthodox Theological Seminary
    M.Div., Orthodox Christian Theology, 2004 - 2007
  • North Carolina State University
    B.A., English Language and Literature, 1994 - 2001
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