You Must Forgive

You Must Forgive

Listen to the Daily Reading for November 18, 2016, St. Paul’s Letter to the Colossians 4:10-18 BRETHREN, Aristarchos my fellow prisoner greets you, and Mark the cousin of Barnabas (concerning whom you have received instructions-if he comes to you, receive him), and Jesus who is called Justos. These are the...

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Listen during Services at St. Vladimir’s ROCOR, Dexter, MI

Listen during Services at St. Vladimir’s ROCOR, Dexter, MI

Are you looking for a Church Community? We would be very happy to have you join us at St. Vladimir’s! As Orthodox Christians, we believe that the relationship between the members of the Holy Trinity is the highest and most profound example of love – an example we strive to...

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Beautiful Russian Churches

Beautiful Russian Churches

Enjoying the fall weather with crimson landscapes and cooler breezes? What about the gorgeous winter scenes under a blanket of snow? Enjoy the following link to see images of Russia’s 10 most beautiful monasteries in the winter, by Ksenia Isaeva with Russia Beyond the Headlines. Images include 14th century Trinity Lavra...

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Sun Casts Shadow of Cross on Saint Nicholas National Shrine

Sun Casts Shadow of Cross on Saint Nicholas National Shrine

Great photo taken by Archdiocese Photographer Dimitri Panagos. The sun cast a shadow of a cross on the building behind the Church. It also appears directly above the dome where the real cross will be! Thanks to Dimitri for this great photo! ©GOA / Dimitrios Panagos. See more on Facebook...

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The readings in liturgy

The readings in liturgy

After the Thrice-Holy Hymn, we have the Readings: the Epistle, that is a portion of some Apostolic text (from the Acts of the Apostles or an Epistle by an Apostle) and the Gospel, that is an extract from one of the four Gospels. We stand while the Gospel is being...

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Four Lines Direct Us

Four Lines Direct Us

LET US GIVE THANKS TO THE LORD I give thanks to the Lord with my whole heart. Psalm 9:1 The Lord is my strength and my shield; in Him my heart trusts; so I am helped, and my heart exults, and with my song I give thanks to Him.  Psalm...

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