Monthly Archives: September 2016

It is I; be not afraid

17 September OS 2016 – Friday of the Fifteenth Week of St. Matthew; Afterfeast of the Exaltation of the Cross; Holy Martyrs Sophia and Her Daughters Faith, Hope, and Charity In the Gospel today, the Lord tells us, along with … Continue reading

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God and Caesar

4 September OS 2016 – Saturday of the Thirteenth Week of St. Matthew; Holy Prophets Moses and Aaron, Holy Hieromartyr Babylas In the Gospel today, we read the Lord’s well-known command to “Render unto Caesar the things that are Caesar’s … Continue reading

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Becoming the good earth

3 September OS 2016 – Friday of the Thirteenth Week of St. Matthew; Holy Hieromartyr Anthimos of Nicomedia, Venerable Theoktistos, Righteous Edward King of England, the Passion-Bearer In the Gospel today (Mark 4:1-9), the Lord illustrates the several types of … Continue reading

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Enduring for the sake of Christ

19 August OS 2016 – Thursday of the Eleventh Week of St. Matthew; Afterfeast of the Dormition; Holy Martyr Andrew the Commander and the 2,593 Soldiers with Him In the Gospel today, the Lord encourages us with very plain words, … Continue reading

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