Talk – Sdn. John Cummings on the 2019 St. Moses the Black Retreat

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Homily – The Good Samaritan, Discipline, and Freedom

St. Luke 10: 25-37.  Homily on the Parable of the Good Samaritan.  How does discipline lead to the freedom to love?  Enjoy the show! Check out this episode! … [Continue reading]

Homily – Leave it all on the track!

St. LUKE 12:16-21.  The Lord said this parable: "The land of a rich man brought forth plentifully; and he thought to himself, 'What shall I do, for I have nowhere to store my crops?' And he said, 'I will do this: I will pull down my barns, and build … [Continue reading]

Homily – What Swine Do They (WE!) Love?

In this homily on St. Luke 8:26-39, Fr. Anthony shows how easy it is to place our enemies as the villains of Gospel lessons... and reminds us that this is only because we see them through the log (pride!) in our own eyes.  This recording also … [Continue reading]

Class – On the Architecture of Holiness

Our Faith: Church Architecture and the Movement of the Faithful Opening Scripture:  Psalm 29:1-2; Exodus 24:9-18; John 12: 3-8 Summary of Scripture:  The Glory, Power, and Love of God. Today's Lesson:  Beauty will Save the World Questions … [Continue reading]

Homily – Why have a Samaritan be the Hero

Why did Christ pick a Samaritan as the Hero in this story?Homily on St. Luke 10:25-37  We know this lesson; we've heard it so many times! Perhaps you want to "test out of" this homily?  We know that the Parable of the Good Samaritan teaches … [Continue reading]

Class – On Silence

Our Faith: Orthodox Christianity Asceticism III: on Mysteries, Love, and Silence Review.  We have been called to a great purpose.  In Christ it is possible.  We need Him to be saved; we need Him to live the kind of lives we were meant … [Continue reading]

Homily – On the Rituals of Connection

A homily on the Parable of the Sower (St. Luke 8: 5-15).  Fr. Anthony encourages us to cultivate habits that sustain our relationships.  Enjoy the show! Check out this episode! … [Continue reading]

Class – On Fasting

Our Faith: Orthodox Christianity Asceticism II: on fasting  Review.  Last week we talked about Christ's prayer and use of Psalmody (Psalms 21-30); remember that we can also imitate His fasting.  We also talked about kenosis (self-emptying) and … [Continue reading]

Homily – Fear and Infatuation

Homily on the Demoniac at Gadarenes (St. Luke 8:26-39).  Enjoy the show! Check out this episode! … [Continue reading]