Author Archives: Father Steven Allen

Building our house on Rock

7 October OS 2021 – Wednesday of the 3rd Week of St. Luke;  Ss. Sergius and Bacchus, Martyrs You can listen to an audio podcast of this commentary at https://www.spreaker.com/user/youngfaithradio/lk3wed_1 In today’s Gospel, the Lord exhorts us to match our … Continue reading

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Pilgrims and strangers

5 October OS 2021 – Monday of the 3rd Week of St. Luke, Holy Martyr Charitina You can listen to an audio recording of this commentary at http://orthodoxtruth.org/uncategorized/pilgrims-and-strangers/  In today’s Gospel, the Lord turns worldly reasoning upside down, and He … Continue reading

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Orthodox Survival Course Class 67:  In Memoriam, on the 39th Anniversary of the Repose of Hieromonk Seraphim (Rose) – Fr. Seraphim and the Tools of Discernment, Continued 

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Let’s get real, Man

23 September OS 2021 – Wednesday of the First Week of St. Luke; The Conception of the Holy Forerunner and Baptist John You can listen to this commentary as an audio podcast at https://www.spreaker.com/user/youngfaithradio/lk1wed In Gospel reading appointed for the … Continue reading

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The love of the many has grown cold

Listen to an audio recording of this commentary at https://www.spreaker.com/user/youngfaithradio/matt15sat 19 September OS 2021 – Saturday of the 15th week of Matthew; Afterfeast of the Cross; Holy Martyrs Trophimus, Sabbatius, and Dorymedon Today’s Gospel reading is the beginning of the … Continue reading

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Thirst for God

Listen to an audio podcast of this blog post at https://www.spreaker.com/user/youngfaithradio/matt15th 18 September OS 2021– Thursday of the 15th week of Matthew; Afterfeast of the Cross; St. Eumenios of Gortyna, Bishop Today’s reading from the Holy Gospel is Mark 6:30-45, … Continue reading

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And His own received Him not

15/28 September OS 2021 – Tuesday of the 15th week of Matthew; Afterfeast of the Cross; St. Nicetas the Goth, Great-Martyr In today’s Gospel, the Lord’s fellow townsmen are offended because of His teaching them in the synagogue: At that … Continue reading

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God and Caesar

(Please forgive – I”m posting this a week late. Just re-read it – it was written in 2016 – and it seemed timely; so I decided to re-post it with some minor wording changes, albeit tardily). Listen to an audio … Continue reading

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Orthodox Survival Course, Class 66: In Memoriam, on the 39th Anniversary of the Repose of Hieromonk Seraphim (Rose) – Fr. Seraphim and the Tools of Discernment

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These words were written that ye might believe

27 August OS 2021: Thursday of the Twelfth Week of St. Matthew; St. Poimen; Holy Martyr Phanourios the newly-revealed; St. Caesarius, Bishop of Arles Listen to this commentary as an audio podcast at https://www.spreaker.com/user/youngfaithradio/12mattth On Monday we began reading from the … Continue reading

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