THE REMARKABLE LIFE AND WITNESS OF JIM FOREST by Nicholas Sooy
25 January 2022 | 11:35 am

Jim Forest November 2, 1941 ~ January 13, 2022 Memory Eternal (Photo: Jim Forest’s Flickr account) On April 5, 1977, peace activist and author Jim Forest received a phone call that his friend and collaborator Adolfo Pérez Esquivel, an Argentinian peace activist, had been kidnapped by the military dictatorship and was surely being tortured. Adolfo … Read More

IN HONOUR AND MEMORY OF DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR.
17 January 2022 | 7:06 pm

Archbishop Iakovos of North and South America and Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. March in Selma. March 15, 1965. ✠ This year marks the 93rd birthday (January 15, 1929) of the late Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and the 54th anniversary (April 4, 1968) of his death. We share the following titles from Orthodoxy in … Read More

JIM FOREST: THE HOLINESS OF FRIENDSHIP by Paul Pynkoski
17 January 2022 | 11:23 am

Jim Forest. Voices for Peace Conference. April 2018. Toronto. (Photo: Cassidy Hall) I stood in the middle of St. Nicholas of Myra Russian Orthodox Church in Amsterdam, anxiously looking around. I was late and was desperately trying to lay eyes on Jim Forest. We were to meet there. He had agreed to give me an … Read More


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