23rd Sunday after Great and Holy Pentecost (2021)

Christ is in our midst!  He is and ever shall be! In the Name of the Father, and of the + Son, and of the Holy Spirit.  Amen. Perhaps the healing by our Lord of the woman severely disfigured in her body, suffering from hunchback syndrome, is a commentary or...

Entrance of the Most Holy Theotokos into the Temple

Christ is in our midst!  He is and ever shall be! In the Name of the Father, and of the + Son, and of the Holy Spirit.  Amen. “Today is the prelude of the good will of God, of the preaching of the salvation of mankind,” so the Church sings on this glorious...

20th Sunday after Great and Holy Pentecost 2021

Christ is in our midst!  He is and ever shall be! In the Name of the Father, and of the + Son, and of the Holy Spirit.  Amen. For I certify to you, brethren, that the Gospel which was preached by me, is not according to man; for I neither received it from man,...

Eighteenth Sunday after Great and Holy Pentecost

Christ is in our midst!  He is and ever shall be! In the Name of the Father, and of the + Son, and of the Holy Spirit.  Amen. The Fathers teach us that a daily remembrance that we are dust and to dust we shall return (Gn. 3:19) would do us well.  In...

Memorial (St. Demetrius) Saturday 2021

Christ is in our midst!  He is and ever shall be! In the Name of the Father, and of the + Son, and of the Holy Spirit.  Amen. And so, in the Creed we confess at every Divine Liturgy that our Lord God and Saviour Jesus Christ “shall come again with glory to...