Memorial Day 2022

May 30, 2022 0 Comments

Pray for Texas

May 26, 2022 0 Comments

Sign of the Cross

March 21, 2022 0 Comments

Often we make the Sign of the Cross without thinking of the meaning of this gesture. It is easy to forget; hopefully it is easy to get back to the center, too. In the days following the Sunday of the Veneration of the Holy Cross, perhaps we can stop to think and “feel” our making …

Prayer for Ukraine

March 5, 2022 0 Comments

Prayer For Ukraine O Lord our God, look down with mercy on the Ukrainian people. Protect and save them from the unjust aggressors who seek to subdue them. Grant them steadfast trust in your mercy and protection. O Mother of God, who gave us your miraculous icon at Zarvanytsia, intercede for the Ukrainian people, who …

Praying Psalm 31 for Ukraine

February 27, 2022 0 Comments

The Chief Rabbi of Ukraine has asked for Christians to recite Psalm 31 aloud. Psalm 31:21-24 21 Praise be to the Lord, for he showed me the wonders of his love when I was in a city under siege. 22 In my alarm I said, “I am cut off from your sight!” Yet you heard …

A Prayer of Thanksgiving

November 25, 2021 0 Comments

Akathist of Thanksgiving: ‘Glory to God for All Things’, Kontakion 2 O Lord, how lovely it is to be Thy guest. Breeze full of scents; mountains reaching to the skies; waters like boundless mirrors, reflecting the sun’s golden rays and the scudding clouds. All nature murmurs mysteriously, breathing the depth of tenderness. Birds and beasts …

Fr Dennis blessed cars today

July 25, 2021 0 Comments

The Blessing of a Car Priest: Let us pray to the Lord. Response: Lord, have mercy. Priest: Lord our God, You make the clouds your conveyance; You travel on the wings of the wind; you sent to your servant Elijah a fiery chariot as a means of conveyance; You guided man to invent this car …