Orthodox writer and speaker Frederica Mathews-Green offers a beautiful introduction to an ancient eastern nativity hymn, the Nativity Kontakion of St. Romanos, on a recent Ancient Faith Radio podcast. It will make a wonderful addition to your celebration of the Nativity of our Lord. You may find it through Frederica's website as follows:
1. Access http://www.frederica.com/.
2. Select Here & Now, Ancient Faith Radio.
3. Play the St. Romanos Nativity Kontakion podcast.
If you prefer to download the mp3 file, you may do so at the following url:
You may also access Ancient Faith Radio through itunes.
With our Eastern brothers and sisters may we celebrate the little child, God before the ages.
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