After my death our beloved Church abroad will break three ways ... first the Greeks will leave us as they were never a part of us ... then those who live for this world and its glory will go to Moscow ... what will remain will be those souls faithful to Christ and His Church. ~St. Philaret of NY

Intelligent Orthodox commentary? or Intemperate Orthodox folly?

See the articles in these magazines:

The Harry Potter Phenomenon page 14

The “Uncertain Riches” of Fundamentalism page 2 

In September 2012 I asked Archbishop Chrysostomos of Etna if the monastery still stands behind the Harry Potter books.

His answer: "... We do not "stand behind the Harry Potter books," which is an absurd statement, nor do we disavow what we consider intelligent commentary that may or may not suit your personal opinions, which, however much you may exalt them, are not the criteria of Christianity of Orthdooxy. ..."

What color will your potion be?
Add some powder and you shall see!