Author Archives: Father Steven Allen

Come to Me and drink

Wednesday of Mid-Pentecost Listen to an audio recording of this blog post at https://www.spreaker.com/user/youngfaithradio/pascha4wed Today we celebrate Christ as the Wisdom of God. In the Gospel, the Jews ask, “How can this uneducated man have such wisdom?” And the Lord … Continue reading

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The man of divine desires

30 April OS 2022 – Friday of the Third Week of Pascha; St. James the Apostle, Son of Zebedee You can listen to an audio podcast of this commentary at https://www.spreaker.com/user/youngfaithradio/pascha3fri_1 Today’s reading from the Acts of the Apostles is … Continue reading

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Orthodox Survival Course, Class 70: Wars and Rumors of Wars, Part B – A Paschal Reflection on the War Everybody is Talking About

You can listen to an audio podcast of this post at https://www.spreaker.com/user/youngfaithradio/osc70 CHRIST IS RISEN! Class 70:  Wars and Rumors of Wars, Part B – A Paschal Reflection on the War Everyone is Talking About Thanks and Request for Donations … Continue reading

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The Alpha and Omega

This essay originally appeared as the May Rector’s message at saint-irene.com You can listen to an audio podcast of this text at https://www.spreaker.com/user/youngfaithradio/rectorsmessage-2021-5  O great and most sacred Pascha, Christ; O Wisdom and Word and Power of God! Grant that we partake … Continue reading

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Orthodox Survival Course – Class 69: Wars and Rumors of Wars, Part A – A Holy Week Reflection on the State of Our Souls

Listen to an audio podcast of this post at https://www.spreaker.com/user/youngfaithradio/osc69 Where Angels Fear to Tread  Since the purpose of our Survival Course is to provide an Orthodox lens through which to see the course of history in order better to … Continue reading

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Lent VI Thursday

You can listen to an audio podcast of this post at https://www.spreaker.com/user/youngfaithradio/proverbsaudio-vithurs Lent VI Thursday – Proverbs 23:15 – 24:5  15 Son, if thy heart be wise, thou shalt also gladden my heart; 16 and thy lips shall converse with … Continue reading

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Lent VI Tuesday

You can listen to an audio podcast of this post at https://www.spreaker.com/user/youngfaithradio/proverbsaudio-vitues Lent VI Tuesday – Proverbs 21: 3 – 21 3 To do justly and to speak truth, are more pleasing to God than the blood of sacrifices. 4 … Continue reading

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Lent V Wednesday

You can listen to an audio podcast of this post at https://www.spreaker.com/user/youngfaithradio/proverbsaudio-vwed V Lent Wednesday – Proverbs 15:20 – 16:9  20 A wise son gladdens his father; but a foolish son sneers at his mother. 21 The ways of a … Continue reading

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Lent V Tuesday

You can listen to an audio podcast of this post at https://www.spreaker.com/user/youngfaithradio/proverbsaudio-vtu Lent V Tuesday – Proverbs 15: 7-19  7 The lips of the wise are bound by discretion: but the hearts of the foolish are not safe. 8 The … Continue reading

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Lent V Monday

You can listen to an audio podcast of this post at https://www.spreaker.com/user/youngfaithradio/proverbsaudio-vmon Lent V Monday – Proverbs 14:27 – 15:4 27 The commandment of the Lord is a fountain of life; and it causes men to turn aside from the … Continue reading

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