But seek first his kingdom and his righteousnes

But seek first his kingdom and his righteousnes

Listen to the Daily Reading for June 27, 2016, 2nd Monday after Pentecost and the beginning of the Apostles Fast. St. Paul’s Letter to the Romans 2:28-29; 3:1-18 BRETHREN, he is not a real Jew who is one outwardly, nor is true circumcision something external and physical. He is a...

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Official Documents Now Available Online

Official Documents Now Available Online

Have you been following the Holy and Great Council?  The final texts of the Holy and Great Council are now available in Greek, English, Russian and French.   Approved Documents 1. The Importance of Fasting and Its Observance Today  2. Relations of the Orthodox Church with the Rest of the...

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An open letter from METROPOLITAN PAUL of ALEPPO

An open letter from METROPOLITAN PAUL of ALEPPO

Metropolitan Pavlos of Aleppo, was abducted, together with the Syro-Jacobite Metropolitan of Aleppo, John Ibrahim, some three years ago, while they were returning to Aleppo from Turkey. Since then no-one knows what has become of them. Below is an open letter from METROPOLITAN PAUL of ALEPPO addressed to all the...

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The End Goal for Everyone—Numbered Among the Saints

The End Goal for Everyone—Numbered Among the Saints

Jesus said: “Everyone who acknowledges Me before men, I also will acknowledge before My Father who is in heaven;  but whoever denies Me before men, I also will deny before My Father who is in heaven.  Matthew 10:32-33 He who loves father or mother more than Me is not worthy...

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Youth and Tradition

Youth and Tradition

“Tradition” and “youth” aren’t words that generally go hand in hand. Before Pink Floyd’s iconic 1979 hit, “Another Brick in the Wall pt. II, ” which contains lyrics such as, “We don’t need no education, We don’t need no thought control”, the portrayal of the stereotypical “youth” brought to mind...

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