New edition of “Wonder” blog focuses on the Holy Spirit


“Wonder”—the official blog of the Department of Youth, Young Adult, and Campus Ministries of the Orthodox Church In America—has undergone its first redesign since its inception five years ago.

The newly redesigned blog is now available at

“We are so thankful to a dedicated volunteer and the OCA web team for making this much-needed design refreshment happen, and we look forward to continued technological and design upgrades in the coming months,” said Andrew Boyd, OCA Youth Director.

The latest edition focuses on “The Holy Spirit” in modern thought, theology, and liturgy.  Articles include “The Holy Spirit Walks into a Jazz Club…” by Dr. Peter Bouteneff, “The Holy Spirit, Our Living Tradition” by Priest Theophan Whitfield, “The Acts of the Holy Spirit” by Deacon Jason Ketz, and an interview focusing on the Holy Spirit in Christian worship.

Readers are always invited to submit articles, creative writing and artwork, poetry, photos, and videos for future installments. Suggested topics are always welcome. Send all materials and comments to .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

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