A celebration of Easter in the Orthodox Church
Parents! Grandparents! Godparents! You’re looking for books for Christmas gifts for your little ones, aren’t you? I mean, I know it’s still October. But I also know how hard it is to find the perfect book. This year, though, for once, it’s easy. If your little ones...read more
I found a recipe for ginger peach chicken that looked delicious and easy. You started with some terrific-sounding ingredients, tossed everything in the crockpot for eight hours, and voila! A delicious dinner. Only it wasn't delicious. It wasn't bad. It was just...read more
The Other Side, by Jacqueline Woodson, is a magnificent picture book about a black girl, a white girl, and a fence. When I read it, I found myself thinking of Robert Frost’s “Mending Wall.” Something there is that doesn't love a wall, That sends the...read more
Through an inspired interplay of text and image, author Charlotte Riggle and illustrator R.J. Hughes have created something truly wonderful: a story about a particular Paschal celebration that transcends its specificity and embraces the world.
— His Eminence Metropolitan Savas of Pittsburgh