Posts by Fr. Michael Marcantoni

Led by the Spirit

Tradition or habit?

Watch as Fr. Michael discusses that what has been handed down to us, what we have received, what has been “Traditioned” to us is likewise the promise…

May 08, 2017
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Have it your way. Sunday of Thomas

Watch Fr. Marcantoni as he discusses that it is time for our parishes, churches to not be content to just subsist, to hand on ancient custom and  value,…

May 05, 2017
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It Gets Personal

Watch Fr. Michael Marcantoni as he speaks about  Metropolitan Kallistos Ware, one of the most prolific of modern Orthodox Theologians, and how he challenged…

Apr 10, 2017
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House of Cards

Watch Fr. Michael Marcantoni as he speaks about the parable of the prodigal son. Our calling to forgiveness, to reconciliation is not conditioned by how…

Mar 29, 2017
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The Short Version

Watch Fr. Michael Marcantoni as he speaks about “The Short Version” of the second commandment. “For the second commandment is like this,…

Mar 22, 2017
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Not Boxed In

Watch Fr. Michael Marcantoni as he speaks about how The Vessel is everyone’s responsibility.  “We compartmentalize, because the reality is…

Mar 17, 2017
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There for the Taking

There for the Taking I had the opportunity to do my hospital ministry during seminary at Shattuck Hospital. It was one of the poorest hospitals in the…

Feb 16, 2017
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The Price of Success

The Price of Success It is possible that many of you have not heard of Dave Camarillo. His father had been a highly ranked Judo competitor and so from…

Dec 30, 2016
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In the Service

In the Service It is customary on the day of Ordination to offer a few words before the bishop. On the day of my ordination to the Diaconate, being a lover…

Dec 27, 2016
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A Fatal Passivity

A Fatal Passivity   When I recently returned home from the war in August of 2003, I tried to get my life back to some sense of normality. A major…

Dec 20, 2016
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The Price on Our Heads

The Price On Our Heads In America the word “Slavery” calls to mind very specific and charged imagery from our Nation’s past.  But the institution…

Dec 13, 2016
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Can I Get A Witness

Can I Get A Witness? On July 26th I served Divine Liturgy as we commemorated Saint Paraskevi, a great saint and martyr. That same day, Father Jacques Hamel…

Dec 07, 2016