Led by the Spirit

SQR Michael MarcFr. Michael Marcantoni is the priest at the Greek Orthodox Church of the Holy Spirit in Rochester, NY. Originally from Puerto Rico, he is a Veteran of the United States Army, he has been married to his Presbytera Katherine from Arequipa, Peru for 10 years. They have two children. Led by the Spirit is presented to you to be practical, applicable spiritual guidance for the struggles of everyday life.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Seize the Day

Seize the Day We often pray and wait for the opportunity to realize our hopes and dreams. What if that time was Today? Watch and listen to learn more….

Sep 16, 2016

Vegas Odds

Vegas Odds When God famously allows Job to be afflicted, his test turns out to be a Divine vote of confidence.  If God is “betting on us”,…

Sep 14, 2016