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Marriage, Married Priesthood, Priesthood, Special Guest -

This week we're joined by special guests Fr. Nathan Symeon and his wife Ali. Fr. Nathan Symeon and Ali talk about married priesthood from their own perspective and experience.

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Coptic Orthodox, Servanthood, Special Guest -

This week Mother Natalia and Father Michael are joined by two special guests, Mother Gabriella from Christ the Bridegroom Monastery and Natalie Bishay, a Coptic Orthodox since birth. Natalie shares some of the beauties of Coptic Orthodoxy, including their mentality of being servants and their process of electing men for the priesthood.

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Sin, Special Guest -

This week we're joined by Fr. Maximos of Holy Resurrection Monastery. Fr. Maximos talks about how "the East" defines involuntary sin, and what that can look like practically in the confessional.

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Fasting, Special Guest, Vegan -

This week we're joined by special guests Libby and Sandy! They're both Roman Catholics who talk about embracing the Byzantine fast for the first time.

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Holy Mysteries, Homily, Sin, Special Guest -

This week Mother Natalia reflects on a homily given by friend of the podcast Fr. Dufresne on sin. But it's not that episode on sin! Mother Natalia talks about the ways we fall into sin, how sin is like a sickness which spreads to others, and then how we heal.

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