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July 4, 2015

Chaplain’s Corner: Healthy Dependence

Fr. George Morelli
The signs of unhealthy dependence are high intensity of the emotional need, a sense of self worthlessness, a lack of confidence and ensuing helplessness and hopelessness when not dependent on others.
June 4, 2015

Understanding Orthodoxy for Mental Health Practitioners - Part 7

Fr. George Morelli
Afollow up course to Orthodox Christian Spirituality and Cognitive Psychotherapy: An Online Course, that appeared in four parts over the years 2012-2013.
June 4, 2015

Chaplain’s Corner: Overcoming the Avoidance of Responsibilities

Fr. George Morelli
Prefer not to face discomfort. The comfortable route is to do what is easy, natural or intrinsically enjoyable.
May 7, 2015

Chaplain’s Corner: Persevering in Fearsome Situations

Fr. George Morelli
Courage is not the absence of fear, but the capacity for action despite our fears.
April 3, 2015

Understanding Orthodoxy for Mental Health Practitioners - Part 6

Fr. George Morelli
A follow up course to Orthodox Christian Spirituality and Cognitive Psychotherapy: An Online Course
 
April 3, 2015

Chaplain’s Corner: True Happiness

Fr. George Morelli
Two paths to experience happiness.
March 1, 2015

Healing Society: Understanding True Personhood

Fr. George Morelli
Some Christian communities not in communion with the Apostolic Churches have not dealt directly with the issue of personhood.
March 1, 2015

Chaplains Corner: What We Do Is Not Who We Are

Fr. George Morelli
"We can strongly disapprove of the nefarious works or actions of others while still maintaining their worth or personhood."
February 3, 2015

Understanding Orthodoxy for Mental Health Practitioners — Part 5

Fr. George Morelli
A follow up course to Orthodox Christian Spirituality and Cognitive Psychotherapy: An Online Course published in 2012-2013.
February 3, 2015

Perfectionism vs. Diligence

Fr. George Morelli
Perfectionism is the enemy of success. Diligence is its friend.
January 2, 2015

Allied Against Criminalizing Christ and His Church

Fr. George Morelli
A segment of secular society seeks to persecute and criminalize Christ and His Church.
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Fr. George Morelli
July 4, 2015

Chaplain’s Corner: Healthy Dependence

The signs of unhealthy dependence are high intensity of the emotional need, a sense of self worthlessness, a lack of confidence and ensuing helplessness and hopelessness when not dependent on others.
June 4, 2015

Understanding Orthodoxy for Mental Health Practitioners - Part 7

Afollow up course to Orthodox Christian Spirituality and Cognitive Psychotherapy: An Online Course, that appeared in four parts over the years 2012-2013.
Fr. Patrick Henry Reardon
May 24, 2013

Studying Peter and Mark Together

There is wisdom and merit in the impulse to study the writings of Peter and Mark together.
May 8, 2013

Peter’s Theology of the Atonement

When we consider the oral tradition that preceded the writing of the Gospels, it is essential to consider its personal quality.
Fr. Johannes L. Jacobse
November 28, 2013

What George Washington Shows Us In His First Thanksgiving Proclamation

Early America was steeped in Christian understanding.

What George Washington Shows Us In His First Thanksgiving Proclamation

Early America was steeped in Christian understanding.
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January 2, 2015

Chaplain’s Corner: Overcoming the Need for Approval

Fr. George Morelli
According to the Church Fathers, the dire need for approval is a form of "vain-glory."
December 2, 2014

Understanding Orthodoxy for Mental Health Practitioners—Part 4

Fr. George Morelli
A follow up course to Orthodox Christian Spirituality and Cognitive Psychotherapy: An Online Course
December 2, 2014

Chaplains Corner: People Are Going to Act the Way They Want To, Not the Way I Want

Fr. George Morelli
"The more religious a man is, the more he will respect the decision of his fellow man not to go further"
November 1, 2014

Smart Parenting XXIV: Spanking - Physical, Psychological and Moral Abuse

Fr. George Morelli
There are better ways to teach behavioral discipline than imposing pain.
November 1, 2014

Chaplain’s Corner: Is the Cup Half Full or Half Empty?

Fr. George Morelli
Are you a cynic or hopeful?
October 1, 2014

Understanding Orthodoxy for Mental Health Practioners—Part 3

Fr. George Morelli
A follow up to "Orthodox Christian Spirituality and Cognitive Psychotherapy: An Online Course."
October 1, 2014

Finding One’s Meaning in Life

Fr. George Morelli
Finding your meaning leads to finding your purpose.
September 1, 2014

New Martyrs Everywhere

Fr. George Morelli
The Evil One working under the guise of our own particular weaknesses particularly the passions and prejudices.
September 1, 2014

Chaplain’s Corner: Annoyance is Routine, Anger is a Killer

Fr. George Morelli
When ‘catastrophizing’ occurs, an emotional reaction way beyond annoyance ensues.
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