This blog was created for the spiritual enhancement of members of the Fellowship of Orthodox Christian University Students (F.O.C.U.S) at the University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia. It will allow members and fellow Orthodox Christians around the world to share their experiences of the Orthodox faith. May God be with all of us!
"This is the generation of those who seek the Lord" Psalm 24:6
Fr. Andrew Damick presents a study of major themes of the Orthodox Christian faith as found in the letters of the 2nd century martyr and 3rd bishop of Antioch, Ignatius the God-bearer. In the 2nd half of part one, Fr. Andrew talks more extensively about martyrdom and the statement by St. Ignatius:
“I am the wheat of God. Let me be ground by the teeth of the wild beasts,