St John Chrysostom, Archbishop of Constantinople

Glory to Jesus Christ!  Glory forever! In the Name of the Father, and of the + Son, and of the Holy Spirit.  Amen. “’I AM the Good Shepherd; the Good Shepherd giveth His life for the sheep.’” This is a classic Scriptural reference, one that has endeared...

Universal Exaltation of the Holy Precious and Life-Giving Cross

   Glory to Jesus Christ!  Glory forever! In the Name of the Father, and of the + Son, and of the Holy Spirit.  Amen. Then [Pilate] delivered Him therefore unto them to be crucified.  And they took Jesus and led Him away.  And He, bearing...

Nativity of Our Most Holy Lady Theotokos and Ever-Virgin Mary

Glory to Jesus Christ!  Glory forever! In the Name of the Father, and of the + Son, and of the Holy Spirit.  Amen. We cannot be in Orthodoxy or attend her services long and not in some fashion encounter the Mother of God, that is, the “most holy, most pure,...

Twelfth Sunday after Great and Holy Pentecost

   Glory to Jesus Christ!  Glory forever! In the Name of the Father, and of the + Son, and of the Holy Spirit.  Amen. We know this man’s story.  His encounter with our Lord is found in all three of the synoptic Gospels of Matthew (Mt....

Tenth Sunday after Great and Holy Pentecost

Glory to Jesus Christ!  Glory forever! In the Name of the Father, and of the + Son, and of the Holy Spirit.  Amen. I write these things . . . to warn you as my beloved sons.  For though ye have ten thousand instructors in Christ, yet ye have not many...