When Words Fail

When Words Fail

Watch Now as Fr. Michael Marcantoni discusses the mystery of Christ in us and how sometimes it is more accurate to say what something is not, than what it is.   ABOUT FATHER MICHAEL MARCANTONI Fr. Michael Marcantoni is the priest at the Greek Orthodox Church of the Holy Spirit in Rochester,...

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Take Two

Take Two

Watch Now as Fr. Michael discusses the repentant life and taking responsibility for our lives and ourselves, by asking ourselves, “what have I done, what have I failed to do, and what by God’s grace do I hope to better. ”   ABOUT FATHER MICHAEL MARCANTONI Fr. Michael Marcantoni is the priest...

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Just Following Orders

Just Following Orders

Watch Now as Fr. Michael discusses the Church, and how our membership within the Body of Christ is bound up, at least in part, by our response to our neighbor.  The Ekklesia is not somewhere else, the Church is not someone else and it is not some external association to...

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Maximum Effort

Maximum Effort

Watch Now as Fr. Michael discusses the great paradox that when we embrace the hardness of life as the pavement of the spiritual road, slowly we find that there is joy where others despair, prayer where others are overwhelmed. No circumstance dictates the human being who is free in Christ...

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Under Pressure

Under Pressure

Watch Now as Fr. Michael discusses the term “test” and how we often do not consider that the purpose of “testing”a thing or of being “tested” might not have much, or anything at all to do with failure or success, but rather another possibility exists-namely that these terms signify the means...

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The Long Road Home

The Long Road Home

Watch Now as Fr. Michael discusses John Cassian, his friend Germanus, and the journey they shared to pursue their dream of being men of great spiritual stature. ABOUT FATHER MICHAEL MARCANTONI Fr. Michael Marcantoni is the priest at the Greek Orthodox Church of the Holy Spirit in Rochester, NY. Originally from Puerto Rico,...

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Counterculture

Counterculture

Watch Now as Fr. Michael discusses the Sunday of All Saints and how the road of Christian life, often lonely, requires us to be distinct, set apart, so that our message may be set apart. ABOUT FATHER MICHAEL MARCANTONI Fr. Michael Marcantoni is the priest at the Greek Orthodox Church of the...

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An Unconquerable Spirit

An Unconquerable Spirit

Watch as Fr. Michael discusses the Holy Spirit and how the strength that the Holy Spirit might show in us is not given for our own gratification but for the service and indeed the salvation of those around us. ABOUT FATHER MICHAEL MARCANTONI Fr. Michael Marcantoni is the priest at the Greek...

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In the Meantime

In the Meantime

Watch as Fr. Michael discusses the value and depth of time spent between great moments. ABOUT FATHER MICHAEL MARCANTONI Fr. 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...

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Come and See

Come and See

Watch as Fr. Michael discusses the Sunday of the Blind Man and what it means to truly see. ABOUT FATHER MICHAEL MARCANTONI Fr. 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,...

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The Defensive Line

The Defensive Line

Watch as Fr. Michael speaks on the Sunday of the Samaritan Woman. ABOUT FATHER MICHAEL MARCANTONI Fr. 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...

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No Excuse

No Excuse

Listen as Fr. Michael discusses the notion of personal sovereignty. ABOUT FATHER MICHAEL MARCANTONI Fr. 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...

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