Author Archives: Father Steven Allen

Real courage

3 July OS 2020 – Thursday of the Sixth Week of St. Matthew; St. Hyacinth, Martyr You can listen to an audio podcast of this commentary at  In today’s Gospel reading, the Lord Jesus teaches the disciples that He permits … Continue reading

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Growing our souls

2 July OS 2019 – Wednesday of the Sixth Week of Matthew; the Deposition of the Robe of the Most Holy Theotokos; St. Juvenal of Jerusalem You can listen to an audio podcast of this commentary at https://www.spreaker.com/user/youngfaithradio/6-matt-wed-2020 In today’s … Continue reading

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The granary of the heart

1 July OS 2020 AD – Tuesday of the Sixth Week of Matthew; Holy Unmercenaries Cosmas and Damian of Rome You can listen to an audio podcast of this post at https://www.spreaker.com/user/youngfaithradio/6-matttues. In today’s Gospel, the Lord instructs the disciples … Continue reading

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Orthodox Survival Course, Class 56: Memory and Eternity

Listen to the podcast of this talk at https://www.spreaker.com/user/youngfaithradio/osc56 or https://www.bitchute.com/video/TED53EnAeuzm/ Thanks and Request for Donations Again, thanks to our donors. May the Lord reward your love with His grace! To our other listeners: please consider a gift to help … Continue reading

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The light yoke

19 June OS 2020 – Thursday of the Fourth Week of Matthew; St. Jude the Apostle, Brother of the Lord; St. John of Shanghai and San Francisco, Wonderworker Today’s Gospel reading (Matthew 11:27-30) is our gracious Lord’s invitation to be … Continue reading

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Orthodox Survival Course, Class 55: Recent History, The Great Imposture – The Bolshevik Revolution Class 2

Listen to the podcast of this talk at https://www.spreaker.com/user/youngfaithradio/osc-55_1 Thanks and Request for Donations Again, thanks to our donors. May the Lord reward your love with His grace! To our other listeners: please consider a gift to help me out. … Continue reading

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St. Irene Rector’s Message – June 2020

Today I posted this Rector’s Message for June at our parish website, saint-irene.com O Heavenly King, Comforter, Spirit of Truth, Who art everywhere present and fillest all things.  Treasury of good things and Giver of life, come and dwell in us, … Continue reading

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Our life is hid with Christ in God

15/28 May 2020 – 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 the … Continue reading

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Orthodox Survival Course Class 54: Recent History, The Great Imposture – The Bolshevik Revolution Class 1

You can listen to a podcast of this blog post at https://www.spreaker.com/user/youngfaithradio/osc-54 Christ is Risen! Thanks and Request for Donations Again, thanks to our donors. May the Lord reward your love with His grace! To our other listeners: please consider … Continue reading

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The man of divine desires

25 April OS 2020 – Third Friday of Pascha; Holy Apostle and Evangelist Mark Listen to an audio podcast of this blog post at https://www.spreaker.com/user/youngfaithradio/3-pascha-fri Today’s reading from the Acts of the Apostles (Acts 8:40-9:19) is the famous account of … Continue reading

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