Fr. Nathaniel Irvine and Bishop Talbot

Over on Frontier Orthodoxy, Fr. Oliver Herbel has just published a post about Fr. Ingram Nathaniel Irvine and his feud with the Episcopalian Bishop Ethelbert Talbot — a feud which ultimately led Irvine to leave the Episcopal Church and convert to Orthodoxy. To read Fr. Oliver’s post, click here. Last August, I discussed the Irvine-Talbot controversy…

A New Frontier

After thinking and praying about my column, Frontier Orthodoxy, and discussing it with Fr. Andrew and Matthew, I have come to realize that it might best be fulfilled as its own blog.  This surprised me as I never thought I was the blogging type.  It also surprised me because I really like what we’re doing…

Introduction to Frontier Orthodoxy

The following is an introductory note for a new column to be featured here on OrthodoxHistory.org, Frontier Orthodoxy, written by SOCHA Executive Director Fr. Oliver Herbel: Glory to Jesus Christ! After some prayer and thought, I have decided to start a bi-monthly column building on my work for the Society for Orthodox Christian History in…