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Pemptousia Partnership

The Embrace and Confession of the Faith

When the priest has laid the Precious Gifts on the altar, he, or the deacon, offers the Litany of Completion. The people reply ‘Grant this, Lord’, after each petition. He then says, in a low voice the Prayer of the Offertory, after which he goes out through the royal doors and says aloud: ‘Peace be

Dec 08, 2016
The Sounding Blog

Celebrating St. Nicholas: When Santa Went to Jail

The Nativity Fast has begun, and Christmas is just around the corner. Trees are soon to be decorated. Children around the world will make lists, check…

Dec 07, 2016
Daily Bible Readings

Heaven and earth will pass away, but my words will not pass away

Listen to the Daily Reading for December 8, 2016, Forefeast of the Conception by St. Anna of the Most Holy Theotokos. St. Paul’s Second Letter to…

Dec 07, 2016
Led by the Spirit

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
Pemptousia Partnership

The doctors were always noncommittal

My name’s Garyfallia and I was born with spina bifida, a rare deformity of the spinal membrane which almost always causes paralysis of the legs and/or…

Dec 07, 2016
The Prayer Team

Cheerful Giving

LET US GIVE THANKS TO THE LORD I give thanks to the Lord with my whole heart. Psalm 9:1 The point is this: he who sows sparingly will also reap sparingly,…

Dec 07, 2016
Daily Bible Readings

Take heed that you are not led astray

Listen to the Daily Reading for December 7, 2016, St. Paul’s Second Letter to the Thessalonians 2:1-12 BRETHREN, concerning the coming of our Lord…

Dec 06, 2016
Orthodox News

The Parish Stewardship Program – End of Year Procedure

End-of-Year Procedure The Importance of an End-of-Year Procedure Ideally, every Steward is an active supporter of the ministries of the parish by offering…

Dec 06, 2016
Pemptousia Partnership

Respect for and Protection of the Human Person

People have their being and are regarded always as a whole and as a person. They aren’t a conglomeration of disparate substances and elements (such as…

Dec 06, 2016
The Prayer Team

Giving Gifts and the Story of St. Nicholas

LET US GIVE THANKS TO THE LORD I give thanks to the Lord with my whole heart. Psalm 9:1 In all things I have shown you by so toiling one must help the…

Dec 06, 2016
Daily Bible Readings

Nicholas the Wonderworker, Archbishop of Myra

  Listen to the Daily Reading for December 6, 2016, Nicholas the Wonderworker, Archbishop of Myra St. Paul’s Letter to the Hebrews 13:17-21…

Dec 05, 2016