Posts about Great Lent

Be Renewed in Christ

Preparing for our Lenten Journey

“Preparing for our Lenten Journey”- Great Lent 2016 Just as we make plans for our summer vacations, we need to make plans for our Lenten Journey….

Mar 23, 2016
The Prayer Team

Martha Actually Set a Great Example

She said to him, “Yes, Lord; I believe that you are the Christ, the Son of God, he who is coming into the world.”  John 11:27  (Gospel on the Saturday…

Mar 15, 2016
The Sounding Blog

The Interior and Exterior Evangelism of Great Lent

The Great 40 Days are generally considered to be a time of introspection and repentance. The very first words of the Great Canon of St Andrew indicate…

Mar 14, 2016
The Prayer Team

Different Kinds of Healing

Now a certain man was ill, Lazarus of Bethany, the village of Mary and her sister Martha. It was Mary who anointed the Lord with ointment and wiped his…

Mar 14, 2016
The Prayer Team

He Had to Become Like Us in Every Way

Therefore He had to be made like His brethren in every respect, so that He might become a merciful and faithful high priest in the service of God, to make…

Mar 10, 2016
The Prayer Team

Come and See What!

Philip found Nathanael and said to him, “We have found Him of whom Moses in the law and also the prophets wrote, Jesus of Nazareth, the son of Joseph.”…

Mar 07, 2016
The Prayer Team

One Happy Father

But while he was yet at a distance, his father saw him and had compassion, and ran and embraced him and kissed him.  And the son said to him, “Father…

Feb 25, 2016
Orthodox Youth and Young Adult Programs

Humility and a Reorienting the Heart

  The Gospel of the Pharisee and the Publican is read every year to open the Triodion, the preface period to Great Lent, and it is a highly familiar…

Feb 24, 2016
The Sounding Blog

Lenten Moussaka

Looking for a substantial meal for Saturday of Lazarus or Palm Sunday?  This is definitely “Company Worthy.” Lenten Moussaka   Slice…

Mar 30, 2015
Be Transfigured

Come into the Common Place of Our Heart

On the threshold of Great Lent, the Church calls us to the high calling of forgiveness, but many of us do not fully understand that forgiveness isn’t…

Feb 24, 2015