Mini Episode 1: Ephrem on the Nativity

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In this episode, Gerhard talks about St. Ephrem the Syrian. Ephrem might rightly be called the Church’s greatest theologian-poet. Listen to this episode and you’ll find out exactly why, as Gerhard reads one of his hymns on the Nativity.

Sources:

Biography

The Luminous Eye: The Spiritual World Vision of Saint Ephrem the Syrian by Sebastian Brock

By St. Ephrem

Ephrem the Syrian: Hymns

Selected Prose Works

Music

“Night Owl” by Broke For Free (cc-by)

“Feel Good (Instrumental)” by Broke for Free (cc-by)

“Heart Ache” by Broke for Free (cc-by)

“Solitude” by Broke for Free (cc-by)

 

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