Listen to the Daily Reading for January 27, 2016

Listen to the Daily Reading for January 27, 2016

EPISTLE READING St. Paul’s Letter to the Hebrews 7:26-28; 8:1-2 Prokeimenon. Mode 1. Psalm 48.3,1 My mouth shall speak wisdom and the meditation of my heart shall bring forth understanding. Verse: Hear this all you nations. Brethren, it was fitting that we should have such a high priest, holy, blameless,...

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Listen to the Daily Reading for January 26, 2016

Listen to the Daily Reading for January 26, 2016

      EPISTLE READING, James 3:1-10New King James Version (NKJV) 3 My brethren, let not many of you become teachers, knowing that we shall receive a stricter judgment. 2 For we all stumble in many things. If anyone does not stumble in word, he is a perfect man, able also to bridle the whole...

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Listen to the Daily Reading for January 25, 2016

Listen to the Daily Reading for January 25, 2016

  EPISTLE READING St. Paul’s Letter to the Hebrews 7:26-28; 8:1-2 Prokeimenon. Mode 1. Psalm 48.3,1 My mouth shall speak wisdom and the meditation of my heart shall bring forth understanding. Verse: Hear this all you nations. Brethren, it was fitting that we should have such a high priest, holy,...

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Listen to the Daily Reading for January 24, 2016

Listen to the Daily Reading for January 24, 2016

  EPISTLE READING St. Paul’s First Letter to Timothy 1:15-17 Prokeimenon. Mode Plagal 2. Psalm 27.9,1 O Lord, save your people and bless your inheritance. Verse: To you, O Lord, I have cried, O my God. Timothy, my son, the saying is sure and worthy of full acceptance, that Christ...

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Listen to the Daily Reading for January 23, 2016

Listen to the Daily Reading for January 23, 2016

    EPISTLE READING St. Paul’s Letter to the Philippians 3:20-21; 4:1-3 Prokeimenon. Grave Mode. Psalm 115.18,12 I will pay my vows to the Lord in the presence of all his people. Verse: What shall I render to the Lord for all that he has given me? Brethren, our commonwealth is...

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Listen to the Daily Reading for January 22, 2016

Listen to the Daily Reading for January 22, 2016

  EPISTLE READING St. Paul’s Second Letter to Timothy 1:3-8 Prokeimenon. Mode 4. Psalm 18.4,1 Their voice has gone out into all the earth. Verse: The heavens declare the glory of God. Timothy, my son, I thank God whom I serve with a clear conscience, as did my fathers, when I...

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Listen to the Daily Reading for January 21, 2016, MAXIMOS

Listen to the Daily Reading for January 21, 2016, MAXIMOS

  EPISTLE READING St. Paul’s Letter to the Philippians 1:12-20 Prokeimenon. Grave Mode. Psalm 115.15,12 Precious in the sight of the Lord is the death of his saints. Verse: What shall I render to the Lord for all that he has given me? Brethren, I want you to know that...

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St. Mary Magdalene, the Hand that Brings Us Closer to God

St. Mary Magdalene, the Hand that Brings Us Closer to God

  We arrived at the Holy Monastery of Simonopetra on Mt. Athos in Greece, and it was freezing out. It was the first day of Great Lent.  The monks always fast strictly, and especially so during these first three days.  Of course their prayer life gives them the strength to...

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Listen to the Daily Reading for January 20 , 2016

Listen to the Daily Reading for January 20 , 2016

    Today’s Epistle Reading St. Paul’s Second Letter to the Corinthians 4:6-15 Prokeimenon. Grave Mode. Psalm 149.5,1 The saints shall rejoice in glory. Verse: Sing to the Lord a new song. Brethren, it is the God who said, “Let light shine out of darkness,” who has shone in our hearts...

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Listen to the Daily Reading for January 19, 2016

Listen to the Daily Reading for January 19, 2016

    St. Paul’s Letter to the Galatians 5:22-26; 6:1-2 Prokeimenon. Grave Mode. Psalm 63.11,1 The righteous shall rejoice in the Lord. Verse: Oh God, hear my cry. Brethren, the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, self-control; against such there is no law. And...

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Listen to the Daily Reading for January 18, 2016

Listen to the Daily Reading for January 18, 2016

  Athanasios and Cyril, Patriarchs of Alexandria St. Paul’s Letter to the Hebrews 13:7-16 Prokeimenon. Mode 4. Daniel 3.26,27 Blessed are you, O Lord, the God of our fathers. Verse: For you are just in all you have done. Brethren, remember your leaders, those who spoke to you the word of...

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Listen to the Daily Reading for January 17, 2016

Listen to the Daily Reading for January 17, 2016

  12th Sunday of Luke St. Paul’s Letter to the Hebrews 13:17-21 Prokeimenon. Grave Mode. Psalm 115.15,12 Precious in the sight of the Lord is the death of his saints. Verse: What shall I render to the Lord for all that he has given me? Brethren, obey your leaders and...

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