Worship in the Nativity Season

Worship in the Nativity Season

On Worship in Spirit and Truth, Dr. Demetrios Katos discusses the prayers and services of the upcoming Nativity Season.

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Thirteenth Sunday of Luke

Thirteenth Sunday of Luke

O friends of martyrs, now divinely raise up a renewed chorus, praising the all-wise Katherine. For, she proclaimed Christ in the arena, trampled on the serpent, and spat upon the knowledge of the orators. +Kontakion in the Second Tone St. Katherine – November 25

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Acts of Thanksgiving

Acts of Thanksgiving

On Worship in Spirit and Truth, Dr. Demetrios Katos discusses the most important devotion of Christian Worship – Acts of Thanksgiving. With Thanksgiving we are encouraged to be thankful, but until we acknowledge that all our blessings are from God and for His glory, we remain focused upon our own...

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Hierarchical Divine Liturgy, Archbishop Demetrios Presiding

Hierarchical Divine Liturgy, Archbishop Demetrios Presiding

We are blessed this morning to celebrate the Divine Liturgy with Archbishop Demetrios of America, the Primate of the Greek Orthodox Church in America, Exarch of the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans, and Chairman of the Holy Eparchial Synod of Bishops. This service prepares us for this week’s commemoration of the Entrance of the...

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In Praise of Old Women

In Praise of Old Women

Just when you think you’ve seen it all, the Church of England comes to the rescue.  This summer a couple was married in the church of St. Mary’s and St. Martin’s in the town of Blyth in Nottinghamshire.  After the Vicar, a lady named Kate Bottley, tied the matrimonial knot...

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Eight Sunday of Luke

Eight Sunday of Luke

The grace of your words illuminated the universe like a shining beacon. It amassed treasures of munificence in the world. It demonstrated the greatness of humility, teaching us by your own words; therefore, O Father John Chrysostom, intercede to Christ the Logos for the salvation of our souls.

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Fifth Sunday of Saint Luke

Fifth Sunday of Saint Luke

O Commanders of the Heavenly Host, we the unworthy beseech you, that through your entreaties you will fortify us, guarding us in the shelter of the wings of your ethereal glory, even as we fervently bow before you crying: “Deliver us from all danger, as Commanders of the Powers on...

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Seventh Sunday of Luke

Seventh Sunday of Luke

Let us the faithful hasten to the Theotokos now and venerate her sacred veil, as we chant unto her, singing hymns to praise and honour her, as is fitting; for she shelt’reth with her shelter and all her faithful flock and preserveth them unharmed from all calamities, as they cry...

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Finding Balance in the Contemporary

Finding Balance in the Contemporary

How do we balance preserving the ethnic heritage of our churches with really providing a nurturing Christian community for the broader society and younger generations? Fr. Anthony Messeh of St. Timothy and St. Athanasius Church in Arlington, VA, www.stsachurch.org, is on the show this week to talk about this question. Fr....

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