Posts about Lent

The Prayer Team

The Compassionate Father

Scriptures of the Triodion Sunday of the Prodigal Son “But while he was yet at a distance, his father saw him and had compassion, and ran and embraced…

Feb 12, 2017
The Prayer Team

It’s Up to You

Scriptures of the Triodion Saturday of the Prodigal Son   Jesus said, “There was a man who had two sons; and the younger of them said to his father,…

Feb 11, 2017
Pemptousia Partnership

The power of prayer and fasting (Mk. 9, 17-31)

As Christians, thoughtfully done prayers and fasts can help us realize our impact on the salvation of the world; Jesus has made it clear that believers…

Apr 22, 2016
The Prayer Team

Who is Going to Step Forward?

For Thy name’s sake do not give us up utterly, and do not break Thy covenant, and do not withdraw Thy mercy from us, for the sake of Abraham Thy beloved…

Apr 22, 2016
The Prayer Team

The Fulfilling of a Journey

He was despised and rejected by men; a man of sorrows, and acquainted with grief; and as one from whom men hide their faces He was despised, and we esteemed…

Apr 21, 2016
The Prayer Team

Will We Be Seekers?  Attendees?  Masters?

Joseph of Arimathea, a respected member of the council, who was also himself looking for the kingdom of God, took courage and went to Pilate, and asked…

Apr 20, 2016
The Prayer Team

The Centurion Who Became a Saint

When the centurion and those who were with him, keeping watch over Jesus, saw the earthquake and what took place, they were filled with awe, and said,…

Apr 19, 2016
The Prayer Team

The Passover in the Old and New Testaments

Since it was the day of Preparation, in order to prevent the bodies from remaining on the cross on the Sabbath (for that Sabbath was a high day), the Jews…

Apr 18, 2016
The Prayer Team

What Would Your Last Words Be?

It was now about the sixth hour, and there was darkness over the whole land until the ninth hour, while the sun’s light failed; and the curtain of the…

Apr 17, 2016
The Prayer Team

The Establishment of the Church

When Jesus saw His Mother, and the Disciple whom He loved standing near, He said to His mother, “Woman, behold, your son!” Then He said to the Disciple,…

Apr 16, 2016