Monthly Archives: May 2018

The prize of our high calling

12 May OS 2018 – Friday of the Seventh Week of Pascha; Leave-taking of the Ascension of the Lord; S. Epiphanios of Cyprus, S. Germanos of Constantinople In today’s Gospel, we are privileged to hear very words of the God-Man … Continue reading

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He that endures to the end shall be saved.

10/23 May 2018 – Wednesday of the Seventh Week of Pascha; Afterfeast of the Ascension of the Lord; S. Simon the Zealot, Apostle  This is the last week of the sacred Fifty Days of Pascha, during which we read the … Continue reading

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Our life is hid with Christ in God

4 May OS 2018 – Thursday of the Sixth Week of Pascha, The Ascension of the Lord After the high point of Holy Week and Pascha, a lot of Orthodox slack off and start focusing on their worldly plans for … Continue reading

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Adventures in salvation

27 April OS 2018: Thursday of the Week of the Samaritan Woman; S. Symeon, Bishop of Jerusalem and Kinsman of the Lord  Today’s reading from the Acts of the Apostles is Acts 14: 20-27. In those days: As the disciples … Continue reading

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Tough love

25 April OS 2018 – Afterfeast of Mid-Pentecost; S. Mark, Apostle and Evangelist In the daily reading today from the Acts of the Apostles, St. Paul deals with a sorcerer: And Barnabas and Saul returned from Jerusalem, when they had … Continue reading

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The Wellspring of Life

18 April OS 2018 – Wednesday of Mid-Pentecost; S. Paphnutius, Hieromartyr; S. Agathangelus of Esphigmenou, New-Martyr  Today we celebrate Christ as the Wisdom of God. In the Gospel, the Jews ask, “How can this uneducated man have such wisdom?” And … Continue reading

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