First Discourse on the Beatitudes [2]

First Discourse on the Beatitudes [2]

Saint Gregory of Nyssa   Blessed poverty ‘Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven’ But what benefit will we derive from this great gift of God unless we discover the deeper meaning hidden in the depths of...

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First Discourse on the Beatitudes

First Discourse on the Beatitudes

Saint Gregory of Nyssa   When Jesus saw the crowds, he went up the mountain; and after he sat down, his disciples came to him. Then he began to speak, and taught them, saying: ‘Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven’. Come, let us...

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The Three Keys

The Three Keys

Archimandrite Varnavas Lambropoulos   In Cheesefare Sunday’s Gospel, the Church takes three pieces of gold from the Sermon on the Mount and gives them to us to make keys to open the door of Great Lent. a. Forgiveness of those who have wronged us The first key is our willingness...

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Sermon on the 2nd Sunday of Luke (Luke 6: 31-36)

Sermon on the 2nd Sunday of Luke (Luke 6: 31-36)

Metropolitan of Pisidia Sotirios   Our Lord Jesus Christ has revealed many wonderful truths, which until then were unknown. Many of these concern our relations with other people, either inside our homes or outside in society. Perhaps there is difficulty in remembering everything one has to observe in dealing with...

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The Sermon on the Mount with Fr. Anthony Tandilyan

The Sermon on the Mount with Fr. Anthony Tandilyan

Welcome to the Feast of Healthy Thoughts  with Fr. Anthony Tandilyan and Michael Tandilyan who shares his father’s love for unraveling the deep and subtle meaning in the Beatitudes. Listen to Fr. Anthony as he brings the Beatitudes close to us and to eleven year old Michael’s probing questions on the...

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Listen to the Daily Reading for January 20 , 2016

Listen to the Daily Reading for January 20 , 2016

    Today’s Epistle Reading St. Paul’s Second Letter to the Corinthians 4:6-15 Prokeimenon. Grave Mode. Psalm 149.5,1 The saints shall rejoice in glory. Verse: Sing to the Lord a new song. Brethren, it is the God who said, “Let light shine out of darkness,” who has shone in our hearts...

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