Posts about divine liturgy

Feast of Healthy Thoughts

Good News of the Gospel through the Life of the Church

Don’t miss Dr. Kyriaki Fitzgerald’s talk at St. Vasilios Greek Orthodox Church at Peabody, MA. Dr. Kyriaki Karidoyanes FitzGerald is the Co-Founder…

Apr 30, 2017
Pemptousia Partnership

Thanksgiving and Dismissal

The last part of the Divine Liturgy consists of the thanksgiving for Holy Communion and the Dismissal. The priest takes the chalice and paten to the Preparation…

Feb 23, 2017
Pemptousia Partnership

Holy Communion – 2

We don’t take Holy Communion just because we’re in church and something’s moved us to do so, or because others are, or because we’ve become used…

Feb 16, 2017
Pemptousia Partnership

Holy Communion

At this point, the curtain of the Royal Doors is usually closed, and preparations are made for the Holy Communion of the priests and the faithful. While…

Feb 12, 2017
The Prayer Team

May All of It Be So

Blessed be the Lord, the God of Israel, from everlasting to everlasting!  And let all the people say, “Amen!”  Praise the Lord!  Psalm 106:48  …

Feb 04, 2017
The Prayer Team

From Generation to Generation

God also said to Moses, “Say to the Israelites, ‘The Lord, the God of your fathers—the God of Abraham, the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob—has…

Jan 29, 2017
The Prayer Team

A Prayer for the Priest

Pray at all times in the Spirit, with all prayer and supplication.  To that end keep alert with all perseverance, making supplication for all the saints,…

Jan 28, 2017
The Prayer Team

Remembering the Church Triumphant As We Take our Place in the Church Militant

And he who searches the hearts of men know what is the mind of the Spirit, because the Spirit intercedes for the saints according to the will of God.  Romans…

Jan 22, 2017
The Prayer Team

The Blessing of the Lord

The Lord bless you and keep you: The Lord make His face to shine upon you, and be gracious to you: The Lord lift up His countenance upon you, and give…

Jan 21, 2017
Pemptousia Partnership

Preparation for Holy Communion

This preparation incorporates a series of supplications and a prayer by the priest which concludes with the words: ‘And count us worthy, Master, with…

Jan 20, 2017