• The Triodion Period

    The Triodion Period    “O Lord and Master of my life, take from me the spirit of sloth, faintheartedness, the lust of power, and…

  • The Sunday of the Last Judgment

      The Sunday of the Last Judgment Meatfare Sunday  1- Did you know that the Sunday of the Last Judgment is Meatfare Sunday when we…

  • Lent, a Journey of the Kingdom

      Lent, a Journey of the Kingdom   In the last week of the preparation period, after Meatfare Sunday, liturgical prayers rise to tell us…

  • Soul Saturday

    Soul Saturday Epistle: 1 Corinthians 23-28 Luke 21:8-9,25-27,33-36   Introduction: Praying to the reposed is a crucial element of the…

  • Saint John Climacus

    Fourth Sunday of Great Lent: St John Climacus  Epistle Reading The Lord is the Anchor of Our Salvation (Hebrews 6:13-20) 1- God does not need…

  • First Saturday of Lent: The Commemoration of the Miracle of Kollyva wrought by…

    Julian the Apostate, knowing that the Christians purify themselves by fasting most of all during the first week of the Fast -- which is why we call…