How did the early Christians receive the Holy Spirit?

The Reading from the Holy Gospel according to St. John 7:37-52; 8:12 Today we celebrate the feast of Pentecost.  One of the most amazing feasts in the life of the Church.  On this day we celebrate the descent of the Holy Spirit on the disciples and Apostles of Our Lord Jesus Christ.  We notice that […]

3 steps to spiritual health.

The reading from the Holy Gospel according to St. John 5:1-15 Today’s gospel reading is about a man who was paralyzed for 38 years.  While that is difficult to imagine, the truth is that many of us are like this man.  We’ve been paralyzed by various forces within our lives for many years.  These are […]