Divine Liturgy Broadcast: May 30, 2015

Divine Liturgy Broadcast: May 30, 2015

Thy precious sash, O Theotokos, which encompassed thy God-receiving womb, is an invincible force for thy flock, and an unfailing treasury of every good, O only Ever-virgin Mother. Posted by the Orthodox Christian Network. You can find the Orthodox Christian Network on Google+

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Dormition of the Theotokos

Dormition of the Theotokos

In birth, you preserved your virginity; in death, you did not abandon the world, O Theotokos. As mother of life, you departed to the source of life, delivering our souls from death by your intercessions. Kontakion of Dormition of the Theotokos in the Second Tone Neither the grave nor death...

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Divine Liturgy Broadcast (8th Sunday of Matthew)

Divine Liturgy Broadcast (8th Sunday of Matthew)

O Most majestic One, we have discovered your temple to be a spiritual clinic wherein all the faithful resoundingly honor you, O famed and venerable Martyr Paraskevi. The above video shows the Divine Liturgy as celebrated at St. Demetrios Orthodox Church in Fort Lauderdale, FL.  Posted by the Orthodox Christian...

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Divine Liturgy Broadcast — Sunday of the Holy Fathers

Divine Liturgy Broadcast — Sunday of the Holy Fathers

O Prophet and foreseer of the great works of God, O greatly renowned Elias (Elijah), who by your word held back the clouds of rain, intercede for us to the only Loving One. +Kontakion in the Second Tone +Prophet Elias– July 20 Saints and Feast Days The Glorious Prophet Elias...

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Divine Liturgy Broadcast (4th Sunday of Matthew)

Divine Liturgy Broadcast (4th Sunday of Matthew)

O Lord, receive unto the enjoyment of Your good things and Your rest, the steadfast preachers of Godly words, the pinnacle of Your Disciples. Receive their pain and death above every sacrifice, for You alone know the hearts of men. Divine Liturgy Broadcasted from St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church in...

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Divine Liturgy Broadcast (3rd Sunday of Matthew)

Divine Liturgy Broadcast (3rd Sunday of Matthew)

She that once was barren doth today bring forth Christ’s Forerunner, John, the culmination and the crown of all the Prophets. For when he, in River Jordan, laid his hand on Him Whom the Prophets preached aforetime, he was revealed as God the Word’s fore-chosen Prophet, His mighty preacher, and...

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Divine Liturgy Broadcast (2nd Sunday of Matthew)

Divine Liturgy Broadcast (2nd Sunday of Matthew)

A prophet of God didst thou become when worthily thou hadst been vouchsafed a double portion of God’s grace as Elias’ true companion, O Elisseus, divinely-blest; and with him, thou unceasingly entreatest Christ God in behalf of us all. Posted by the Orthodox Christian Network. You can find the Orthodox...

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Divine Liturgy Broadcast — All Saints Sunday

Divine Liturgy Broadcast — All Saints Sunday

When God brings His hidden saints to light, it is in order that some may emulate them and others be without excuse. Those who wish to remain amid distractions as well as those who live a worthy life in communities, in mountains and in caverns (Heb.11:38) are saved, and God...

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Divine Liturgy Broadcast (Holy Ascension)

Divine Liturgy Broadcast (Holy Ascension)

O Christ our God, upon fulfilling Your dispensation for our sake, You ascended in Glory, uniting the earthly with the heavenly. You were never separate but remained inseparable, and cried out to those who love You, “I am with you and no one is against you.” Posted by the Orthodox...

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Divine Liturgy Broadcast — The Myrrh-Bearing Women

Divine Liturgy Broadcast — The Myrrh-Bearing Women

When You descended to death, O Immortal Life, then, the light of Your divinity destroyed Hades. When You raised the dead from the depths of darkness, all the heavenly powers cried out, “Glory to You our Christ, the Giver of Life.” Lowering Your pure body from the Cross, Joseph wrapped...

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The Gospel of Matthew, Part 59

The Gospel of Matthew, Part 59

The Traitor’s Bargain We can pinpoint three real reasons why Judas betrayed Jesus: 1. It may have been of avarice 2. It may have been because of bitter hatred 3. It may be that Judas never intended Christ to die It’s not Jesus who can changed by us, be we...

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Service of the Holy Unction (Wednesday Night)

Service of the Holy Unction (Wednesday Night)

On the afternoon or evening of Great and Holy Wednesday, the Sacrament of Holy Unction is offered for the healing of soul and body and for forgiveness of sins. The body is anointed with oil, and the grace of God, which heals infirmities of soul and body, is called down...

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