LIVE Bible Study: The Church of the Holy Apostles, Session 23

LIVE Bible Study: The Church of the Holy Apostles, Session 23

In this week’s session we will discuss Acts 10.1-23, and Homily 22 “On Acts” from St John Chrysostom. Click here to download your free study guide. “And they continued steadfastly in the apostles’ doctrine and fellowship, in the breaking of bread, and in prayers.” Acts 2.42 Come and study together...

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The Gospel of Matthew, Part 52

The Gospel of Matthew, Part 52

This chapter shows us the things that Jesus said about the future and give us the vision of the things to come. This chapter comes after the pronouncement of Judgement when Jesus speaks to the scribes and Pharisees. A) THE SIEGE OF JERUSALEM Christ is speaking about the destruction of...

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The Gospel of Matthew, Part 50

The Gospel of Matthew, Part 50

Matthew 22:15–46 15 Then went the Pharisees, and took counsel how they might entangle him in his talk. 16 And they sent out unto him their disciples with the Herodians, saying, Master, we know that thou art true, and teachest the way of God in truth, neither carest thou for...

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First Century Copy of Gospel of Mark Found in Mummy Mask

First Century Copy of Gospel of Mark Found in Mummy Mask

A recently developed technique is uncovering many previously unknown ancient documents, from copies of Homer and personal letters to writings of the New Testament. Mummy Mask May Reveal Oldest Known Gospel by Owen Jarus, Live Science Contributor | January 18, 2015 A text that may be the oldest copy of...

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Το μεγάλο δείπνο

Το μεγάλο δείπνο

“Η ευθύνη εισόδου η αποκλεισμού απο την Βασιλεία του Θεού θα είναι απόλυτα και αποκλειστικά δική μας υπόθεση. Θα αποδεχθούμε την πρόσκληση του Θεού η θα μείνουμε προσκολλημένοι στις δικές μας καθημερινές έγνοιες. Η επιλογή θα είναι υπόθεση ζωής” Posted by the Orthodox Christian Network. You can find the Orthodox...

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Καταντροπιασμένοι

Καταντροπιασμένοι

“Ο λαός δεν πρέπει να είναι μια άβουλη μάζα ανθρώπων. Είναι άνθρωποι, προσωπικότητες με υγιή κριτήρια σκέψης και ζωής. Κι αν εμείς οι ερμηνευτές και κήρυκες του Ευαγγελίου δεν είμαστε ανοιχτοί απέναντι τους κι απέναντι στα προβλήματα τους θα μας απορρίψους όπως ακριβώς έκαναν με τους Φαρισσαίους εκείνης της εποχής”...

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What is Christmas to You?

What is Christmas to You?

I went on a quest the other day to find out what Christmas truly was. From my usual sources, I got conflicting information. I could not discern if it was a religious commemoration, or another official national holiday, or quality family time, or a very good occasion for shopping. There...

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Mary Magdalene as Mrs. Jesus

Mary Magdalene as Mrs. Jesus

You can tell it’s almost Christmas by observing any one of three things: 1. lots of cars in the mall parking lots; 2. inane secular Christmas songs blaring from the mall loud-speakers, and 3. even more inane articles on Jesus in the media. Foremost in this year’s inevitable crop of...

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Holiday Feasting at God’s Table

Holiday Feasting at God’s Table

How many of you recently have gone out to eat with your families? Holiday shoppers, especially on the weekends, will generally dine out because of the convenience, or simply to enjoy the festive atmosphere that virtually every restaurant or public place provides. Naturally, we have all felt the economic pinch...

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The Gospel of Matthew, Part 40

The Gospel of Matthew, Part 40

Matthew 18:1-14 The Essence of Christian Discipleship Seven qualities can mark the personal relationship of the Christian. They are: humility, responsibility, self-renunciation, individual care, discipline, fellowship, and spirit of forgiveness. Unless you turn Christ warns the disciples that they are going in the completely wrong way by asking “who is...

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