Fr. Alister Anderson

Father Alister Anderson is an Eastern Orthodox priest, a retired Army chaplain, and the great-grandson of the second Episcopal bishop of Mississippi.

Latest by Fr. Alister Anderson in Chronicles

  • December 2004

    A Southern Legacy

    In all Eastern Orthodox Churches, this troparion or prayer is spoken or sung frequently in worship: “O Lord, save Thy people and bless Thine inheritance. Grant victories to the Orthodox Christians over their adversaries; and by virtue of Thy Cross, preserve Thy habitation.”

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  • March 2003

    Heavenly Windows

    Saint Macarius’s words illustrate how this new and heavenly man finds visual expression in the art of the icon. In the icon, the Orthodox Church sees an important expression of our Faith in its totality.

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