The Lord will come like a thief in the night

The Lord will come like a thief in the night

Listen to the Daily Reading for December 1, 2016, St. Paul’s First Letter to the Thessalonians 4:18-5:10 BRETHREN, comfort one another with these words. But as to the times and the seasons, brethren, you have no need to have anything written to you. For you yourselves know well that the...

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Analogia: A new proposal and invitation for theological dialogue from Pemptousia

Analogia: A new proposal and invitation for theological dialogue from Pemptousia

For years now, Pemptousia has operated as an electronic magazine, promoting and providing insight into the dialogue between religion, culture and the sciences. Our starting point, of course, has always been Orthodox Christian Tradition as this has been expressed over the centuries. The most sublime expression of our Tradition is...

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Thankful for My Family

Thankful for My Family

LET US GIVE THANKS TO THE LORD I give thanks to the Lord with my whole heart. Psalm 9:1 Be filled with the Spirit, addressing one another in psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing and making melody to the Lord with all your heart, always and for everything giving...

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The Divine Liturgy

The Divine Liturgy

B. The Liturgy of the Faithful The second part of the Divine Liturgy is the Liturgy of the Faithful, in which only baptized Christians may take part. It consists of: a) The Great Entrance b) The embrace and confession of the faith c) The Holy Offertory d) Preparation for Holy...

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Open for business!

Open for business!

Have you ever wanted to go somewhere, but when you got there, you found it was closed? What a disappointment! In today’s Gospel reading, we hear the story of a woman who had been crippled for 18 years. She couldn’t straighten up her back for 18 whole years! Well, the...

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