Posts about salvation

Good News for a Change

Sunday of Orthodoxy

Fr. Lazarakis explains the importance of the Sunday of Orthodoxy and Icons. Icons teach us three important things that are critical to our salvation. Icons…

Mar 29, 2016
The Prayer Team

Nativity Devotion, November 30: Salvation

    Why Do I Need a Savior?  “For to you is born this day in the city of David, a Savior who is Christ the Lord”  Luke 2:11  Good morning…

Nov 30, 2015
Orthodox Culture

Thank You, O Lord

Protopresbyter Alexander Schmemann, the late Dean of Saint Vladimir’s Seminary, was dedicated to writing, preaching, and teaching about the Eucharist….

Nov 28, 2015
The Sounding

The Joy of a Life in Christ, Part 3

Joy of Liturgy When we gather together for the sacrament of the Eucharist, it is not yet the feast in the Father’s house, it is not yet the fulfillment…

Nov 18, 2015
The Sounding

The Joy of a Life in Christ, Part 2

Joy of Salvation Another kind of joy is the joy of a person being saved. Imagine a person who is drowning. If someone was to throw him a rope and yell:…

Nov 11, 2015
Good News for a Change

A Reflection on Grace and Works, October 25, 2015

In this episode of Good News for a Change, Fr. Constantine Lazarakis shares thoughts on Grace and Works. He focuses not on the Gospel reading, but the…

Oct 31, 2015
The Prayer Team

Three Ways to Sing, Save Us, O Son of God

Sunday, October 25 Save us, O Son of God, (who rose from the dead/who are wondrous among your saints) to Thee we sing: Alleluia   Good morning Prayer…

Oct 23, 2015
Come Receive the Light

Does Salvation Come From Faith, Works or Grace?

Do you want to be in heaven?  Why wait?  Fr. Theodore Stylianopoulos, Professor of New Testament (emeritus)  at Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of…

Sep 11, 2015
The Sounding

Zacchaeus and the Salvation of Sinners

Zacchaeus lives in the Church, abiding as an image of us all. In some sense, everyone of us is Zacchaeus, for everyone of us is a sinner at heart. That…

Jan 26, 2015
The Sounding

Is Suffering Redemptive?

The existence of suffering, and how to deal with it, challenges everyone. Does suffering have any meaning? Can it even be redemptive and a means of spiritual…

Dec 05, 2014