Posts about New Testament

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Form and Substance (Luke 13, 10-17)

Archimandrite Nikanor Karayannis   Today’s Gospel reading is a clear and stark indictment of formalism in religion. Saint Luke tells us that Christ…

Dec 11, 2017
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14th Sunday of Luke: Physical or Spiritual Blindness?

Protopresbyter Nikolaos Patsalos   14th Sunday of Saint Luke today, and we’ve now entered the month of Christmas. Jesus enters Jericho and comes…

Dec 04, 2017
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9th Sunday of Luke: ‘A Fierce Condemnation of Greed’

Protopresbyter Nikolaos Patsalos   The ninth Sunday of Saint Luke and the Gospel reading again revolves around the great temptation of the misuse…

Nov 19, 2017
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The Rich Man and Lazarus (Luke 16, 19-31)

Father Nikolaos Patsalos   Wealth or Spiritual Poverty? Today’s Gospel reading is very well known. It’s the parable of the rich man and Lazarus…

Nov 07, 2017
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Christ is late (Luke 8, 41-56)

Iraklis Filios   Today’s Gospel reading (Luke 8, 41-56) is truly wonderful. It has to do with the raising of Jairus’ daughter and the healing…

Oct 30, 2017
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6th Sunday of Luke: ‘The Possessed Man as the Fragmentation of the Human Person’

Protopresbyter Nikolaos Patsalos   On the 6th Sunday of Luke, the great Redeemer of the human race, while He was in the land of the Gadarenes, opposite…

Oct 23, 2017
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The Truth of the Faith as a Struggle for Life

Archimandrite Ieronymos Nikolopoulos   People today, who are indifferent towards so many things, are also indifferent to matters of the faith. Naturally,…

Oct 17, 2017
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The Third Sunday of Luke (Luke 7, 11-16)

Father Nikolaos Patsalos   Anyone reading or hearing today’s Gospel (the raising of the son of the widow in Nain) can form their own thoughts and…

Oct 09, 2017
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Second Sunday of Luke

† Dionysios, Metropolitan of Servia and Kozani   It’s a great thing for there to be concord and love in life. Then again, it’s a bad thing to…

Oct 02, 2017
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Close to Christ and Far from Him

Archimandrite Ioïl Yiannakopoulos   A. Far from Christ. From today’s Gospel reading : ‘We’ve worked all night long and haven’t caught anything’,…

Sep 25, 2017