Posts about Elevation

Pemptousia Partnership

Sermon on the Precious and Life-Giving Cross (part 2)

Saint Gregory Palamas   But let’s leave all those under the old law and go on to Christ Himself, for Whom and through Whom all things were made…

Sep 16, 2017
Pemptousia Partnership

Sermon on the Precious and Life-Giving Cross (part 1)

Saint Gregory Palamas   The Cross of Christ was forecast and mystically predicted from of old and no-one has ever become reconciled to God without…

Sep 15, 2017
Pemptousia Partnership

Christ’s Discussion with Nicodemus – Sunday before the Elevation of the Cross

Archimandrite Ioïl Yiannakopoulos   The Work of Redemption As were the Jews when they gazed upon the bronze serpent, so we, too, are cured when we…

Sep 14, 2017
The Sounding Blog

The Meaning of Basil at the Elevation of the Cross

When I was a child, I would frequently visit my grandmother (Yiayia) and grandfather (Papou) who lived in a small town east of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania….

Sep 13, 2017
Pemptousia Partnership

…so must the Son of Man be lifted up (John, 3, 14-16)

Archimandrite Ioïl Yiannakopoulos   After His dialogue with Nicodemus, Christ embarks on a monologue on His own work of redemption, under three headings:…

Sep 13, 2017
Pemptousia Partnership

Sunday before the Elevation of the Holy Cross (John 3:13-17)

Metropolitan Panteleimon of Antinoes   A week before the feast day of the Universal Elevation of the Holy Cross, the Orthodox Church prepares the…

Sep 10, 2017