Bible Study on Genesis

November 3, 2021 0 Comments

God With Us Online has new 3-week study of Genesis starting TONIGHT, November 3rd at 8 PM ET! It’s not too late to register or invite someone else to join us! Join us as we immerse ourselves in the study of Genesis, which St. Ephrem the Syrian called “the treasure house of the Ark, the …

Cardinal Sandri serves the Liturgy in Syria

October 30, 2021 0 Comments

Cardinal Leonardo Sandri, prefect of the Congregation for Eastern Churches, celebrates a Divine Liturgy with Syrian bishops in Damascus, Syria, on 26 October. (photo: CNS/courtesy Congregation for Eastern Churches)

Patriarch Youssef: the Gospel can be proclaimed only for “a force that is not ours”

October 23, 2021 0 Comments

Agenzia Fides carried this news item of Patriarch Youssef on October 20, 2021 which digested a homily he delivered at a recent ordination of a Melkite bishop. “In our life as pastors we can fall into the temptation to confuse strength and authoritarianism, strength and arrogance. Our flock needs to see a power that is …

St Luke the Evangelist

October 18, 2021 0 Comments

A blessed and glorious Feast of the Holy Apostle, Evangelist, Physician, and Iconographer Luke, to all celebrating today; a happy patronal day to all bearing his name. (Icon of St Luke by the hand of Michael Kapeluck, Carnegie, PA)

St Philip the Apostle

October 11, 2021 0 Comments

The holy apostle, Philip, one of the first seven deacons. This Philip came from Caesarea in Palestine. We have a portrait of him from the Acts of the Apostles. While he was chosen as one of the first seven deacons, he quickly expanded his ministry and began preaching in Samaria. His conversion of the magician …

Protection of the Theotokos

October 1, 2021 0 Comments

Happy Feast of the Protection of the Theotokos! There is only one God, one Creator, one Savior, one Redeemer. Yet this one God has chosen to be friends with his creation. As St. Paul told us, he humbled himself to become a man, like us in every way except sin. There are many ways he …

Priesthood Sunday 2021

September 22, 2021 0 Comments

Please pray for Fr Dennis, our priest, especially this weekend for Priesthood Sunday. Tell Fr Dennis you are praying for him, too. Let us build up the priesthood, one priest at a time!