The Conception by St. Anna of the Most Holy Theotokos

The Conception by St. Anna of the Most Holy Theotokos

Listen to the Daily Reading for December 9, 2016, St. Paul’s Letter to the Galatians 4:22-27 BRETHREN, Abraham had two sons, one by a slave and one by a free woman. But the son of the slave was born according to the flesh, the son of the free woman through...

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Good Can Come Even from Bad Things   

Good Can Come Even from Bad Things  

LET US GIVE THANKS TO THE LORD I give thanks to the Lord with my whole heart. Psalm 9:1   As Jesus passed by, He saw a man blind from his birth.  And His disciples asked Him, “Rabbi, who sinned, this man or his parents, that he was born blind?” ...

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The Embrace and Confession of the Faith

The Embrace and Confession of the Faith

When the priest has laid the Precious Gifts on the altar, he, or the deacon, offers the Litany of Completion. The people reply ‘Grant this, Lord’, after each petition. He then says, in a low voice the Prayer of the Offertory, after which he goes out through the royal doors...

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