Posts by Fr. Stavros Akrotirianakis

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The End Goal for Everyone—Numbered Among the Saints

Jesus said: “Everyone who acknowledges Me before men, I also will acknowledge before My Father who is in heaven;  but whoever denies Me before men,…

Jun 26, 2016
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Do What Pleases God 

And day by day, attending the temple together and breaking bread in their homes, they partook of food with glad and generous hearts, praising God and having…

Jun 25, 2016
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“Common” is the Root of “Community”

And fear came upon every soul; and many wonders and signs were done through the apostles.  And all who believed were together and had all things in common;…

Jun 24, 2016
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The Purpose of the Church

And they devoted themselves to the apostles’ teaching and fellowship, to the breaking of bread and the prayers.  Acts 2:42  Thursday after Pentecost …

Jun 23, 2016
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Three Thousand Souls in One Day!

So those who received his word were baptized, and there were added that day about three thousand souls.  Acts 2:41 Wednesday after Pentecost   …

Jun 22, 2016
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The Shortest Distance Between Two Points is a Straight Line

For the promise is to you and to your children and to all that are far off, every one whom the Lord our God calls to Him.”  And he testified with many…

Jun 21, 2016
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Life in the Early Church

Now when they heard this they were cut to the heart, and said to Peter and the rest of the apostles, “Brethren, what shall we do?”  And Peter said…

Jun 20, 2016
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A Little Pentecost at Every Liturgy

And all were amazed and perplexed, saying to one another, “What does this mean?” But others mocking said, “They are filled with new wine.”  But…

Jun 19, 2016
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How Many Languages Can You Speak?

Now there were dwelling in Jerusalem Jews, devout men from every nation under heaven.  And at this sound the multitude came together, and they were bewildered,…

Jun 18, 2016
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The Holy Spirit Comes Down as Fire on All People

When the day of Pentecost had come, they were all together in one place.  And suddenly a sound came from heaven like the rush of a mighty wind, and it…

Jun 17, 2016
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Don’t Just Stand Around

And while they were gazing into heaven as He went, behold, two men stood by them in white robes, and said, “Men of Galilee, why do you stand looking…

Jun 16, 2016
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I Am with You Always!

“And lo, I am with you always, to the close of the age.”   Matthew 28:20  Wednesday after the Ascension   Good morning Prayer Team! Before Christ,…

Jun 15, 2016