From Saint Isaac the Syrian

Thank you, John Sanidopoulos. Let yourself be persecuted, but do not persecute others. Be crucified, but do not crucify others. Be slandered, but do not slander others. Rejoice with those who rejoice, and weep with those who weep: such is the sign of purity. Suffer...

The iPhone = Cultural Pornography?

The rampant mass consumerism of the west, particularly in the US, has an unintended, although not all that unexpected, consequence in a different part of the world.  For examples, the people who manufacture the iPhones and other Mac devices work under difficult if not...