Lessons from a terrible day of fishing.

The Reading from the Holy Gospel according to St. Luke 5:1-11 It is quite likely that most of us are familiar with this story of the disciples and their difficulty catching fish on this particular evening. However if we focus in on just one particular verse we might find valuable treasure. We find that fishing […]

Football and the love of God

Today’s reading is from the Gospel according to St. John 3:13-17 Today we focus on this reading from St. John’s gospel as we are anticipating the Feast of the Cross which we will celebrate next week if God wills. This feast actually celebrates the recapturing of the true cross from the Persians in the 7th […]

Are some people destined for hell no matter what?

*The reader is reminded that there is a distinct understanding of Hell in the Orthodox Christian tradition.  This tradition is based on the original Greek and Hebrew texts rather than faulty English translations. The Reading from the First Epistle of St. Paul to St. Timothy 2:1-7 Today we are focusing on the Pauline epistle to […]