Sermons from August 2015

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9th Sunday of Matthew

“It is a ghost!” And they cried out for fear. But immediately he spoke to them, saying “Take heart, it is I; have no fear.” We have perhaps studied how valuable and how necessary courage is for life, in general, and especially for our Orthodox Christian life. We see this in reality, but we also […]

10th Sunday of Matthew

“Why could we not cast it out?” He said to them, “Because of your little faith. For truly I say to you, if you have faith as a grain of mustard seed, you will say to this mountain, ‘Move hence to yonder place,’ and it will move; and nothing will be impossible to you. But […]

11th Sunday of Matthew

‘You wicked servant! I forgave you all that debt because you besought me; and should not you have had mercy on your fellow servant, as I had mercy on you?’ Jesus for once again reveals that God is a Father who forgives us because He really loves us, that’s why He ultimately accepts and understands […]

13th Sunday of Matthew

“Have you never read in the scriptures: ‘The very stone which the builders rejected has become the head of the corner; this was the Lord’s doing, and it was marvelous in our eyes?’” Dear brothers and sisters, Our Lord compares the kingdom of God with a vineyard, which the host assigns to his deserving farmers […]