Ascension of the Lord, 2022

May 26, 2022 0 Comments

The Divine Liturgy for the feast of the Ascension will be served on May 26, at 5:30 p.m. The ascension is our hope for deification. The Word of God came among us and took on our human nature in all it fullness, except for sin, and in the ascension takes this human nature to glory …

Leave-taking of Easter and Ascension of the Lord

May 24, 2022 0 Comments

Divine Liturgy: Leave-taking of Easter: Wednesday, May 25, at 5:30 pm. This is the last day of Pascha for Christians of the Byzantine tradition. Divine Liturgy: Feast of the Ascension: Thursday, May 26, at 5:30 pm.

Pascha Homily of Saint John Chrysostom

May 2, 2022 0 Comments

Traditionally this homily of the great bishop of Constantinople, St. John Chrysostom is read at the Easter Vigil. In fact, the Church asks that the priest make this homily his own in the sense that the theology St. John speaks is the authentic, orthodox teaching of the Church. The experience of the saint of the …

Blessed Pascha 2022

April 17, 2022 0 Comments

Cover image is that of the Gospel of Tsaishi, 17th century, silver foil, 24 x 20 x 4.5 cm, Georgia Cultural History Museum, T’bilisi, Georgia.

Great and Week 2022

April 14, 2022 0 Comments

Glory to Jesus Christ! The drama of Holy Week slowly intensifies as we walk with the Lord along the path of our salvation. This is the week that has changed the course of history. Here is our schedule for prayer. Thursday: April 14, Passion Gospels at 5:30 pm Friday: April 15, Descent from the Cross …

Schedule for Great and Holy Week 2022

April 3, 2022 0 Comments

Here is the schedule for Great Lent and Holy Week For the coming week of Great Lent we will celebrate the Presanctified Liturgy on Wednesday at 5:30 pm and Great Compline and Akathist on Friday at 5:30 pm. Then, Sunday: April 10, Palm Sunday at 10 am. Monday: April 11, Bridegroom Service at 5:30 pm …

Ascension Day Liturgy 2021

May 12, 2021 0 Comments

Christ is risen and ascended! The Feast of the Ascension Liturgy will be served on Thursday, May 13, at 6:00 pm. Peace!