Feast of the Divine Body

June 3, 2021 0 Comments

On Thursday, June 3, at 6:00 p.m., Father Dennis will serve the Divine Liturgy for the Feast of Divine Body of Christ with the brief rite of Benediction. IT IS INDEED a tremendous miracle to see God taking flesh and becoming man, and a greater miracle still to see Him suspended on the cross. But …

All Saints Sunday 2021

May 30, 2021 0 Comments

Here are the resources for All Saints Sunday 2021 from God With Us Online. These resources are meant for you to have a deeper understanding of sacred Scripture and the theological tradition of the Melkite Church. … the Sunday after Pentecost, we celebrate the memory of all the Saints who ever lived throughout the world: in …

Sunday of the Samaritan Woman

May 2, 2021 0 Comments

Christ is risen! Today, May 2, we commemorate the biblical narrative of the Samaritan Woman. In his Manual for Church Servers, the Russian theologian Sergei Bulgakov has an interesting reflection on the Samaritan Woman who witness to “Divine glory.” For a contemporary reflection on the Samaritan Woman you can listen to Sister Vassa’s “take” on …

Catechetical Resources for the Sunday of the Myrrhbearing Women

April 15, 2021 0 Comments

Three weeks ago we celebrated Pascha. Now we are at the Second Sunday after Easter (April 18, 2021) — the Sunday of the Myrrh-bearing Women. These women pour the oil of our salvation over the bodies of those who belong to Christ Jesus; the oil announces LIFE. Who are these women? Do you know who …

Dying to Sin

March 10, 2021 0 Comments

Here is the three part presentation given by Deacon Thomas Moses for God With Us Online. Moses serves as a deacon at Our Lady of the Cedars Melkite Greek Catholic Church in Manchester, NH. “Dying to Sin: The First Steps in Askesis” has a set of downloads for further reading and 3 videos.

Scripture prep for Sunday of Cheese Fare

February 14, 2021 0 Comments

Scripture preparation for Sunday of Cheese Fare, 14 February 2021 God With Us Online offers us catechetical, scriptural and liturgical materials for us today. Even the lessons for a child’s learning of the faith.

Forgiveness Sunday

February 14, 2021 0 Comments

Deacon: “Let us love one another that with oneness of mind we may confess:” People/Choir: “Father, Son, and Holy Spirit: Trinity, one in essence and undivided.” (Byzantine Divine Liturgy, just before the exchange of the Kiss of Peace) Tomorrow is “Forgiveness Sunday,” when in our churches we have a special, pre-Lenten Rite of Forgiveness (asking …