Yearly Archives: 2012

Fortnight For Freedom Begins Today

Religious Liberty Resources: FAQ on Religious Liberty Twelve Things Everyone Should Know About the “Contraceptive Mandate” Current Threats to Religious Freedom, Bulletin Insert Our First, Most Cherished Liberty (español) Pope Benedict XVI warns of threat to freedom of religion, conscience in … Continue reading

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A wonderfully busy day at St. Sophia

It was a full and blessed day at St. Sophia! Father Pavlo gave a homily for the children during Liturgy, the students ending their term received a blessing following the Liturgy, then a catechetical session on Pentecost was held complete … Continue reading

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The Abiding Flame: What the Holy Spirit offers to every generation

Glory be to Jesus Christ! The celebration of the feast of Pentecost officially ends the Paschal season. As we celebrate this glorious feast, we focus on the Holy Spirit and recall how He came down onto the disciples and followers of … Continue reading

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Pentecost Talk June 3

It’s a day your family doesn’t want to miss! Children’s homily during the Divine Liturgy on Sunday June 3. After the Divine Liturgy, we’ll have a blessing of the students as they finish the school year. Generations of Faith (catechetical program … Continue reading

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Pentecost

Acts 2 New American Standard Bible (NASB) The Day of Pentecost 2 When the day of Pentecost had come, they were all together in one place. 2 And suddenly there came from heaven a noise like a violent rushing wind, … Continue reading

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Pro-Life Youth Boot Camp

“Say not, ‘I am too young.’ To whomever I send you, you shall go; whatever I command you, you shall speak. Have no fear because I am with you,” says the Lord.~ Jeremiah 1:7 Should We Boldly Go Where No … Continue reading

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Pentecost Hymns

Pentecost: The Descent of the Holy Spirit   The Feast of Pentecost commemorates the descent of the Holy Spirit upon the disciples. In the Byzantine rite, it is remembered through the lens of the final revelation of the dogma of the … Continue reading

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On the Holy Pentecost

On the Holy Pentecost Orations 41 St. Gregory Nazianzen I. Let us reason a little about the Festival, that we may keep it spiritually. For different persons have different ways of keeping Festival; but to the worshipper of the Word a discourse seems best; and of discourses, that which is … Continue reading

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Rummage Sale

Many thanks to all who helped to organize and make the church rummage sale a great success! Your generous donations of various items for the sale generated around $650 profit for the church! All proceeds from the church rummage sale will help … Continue reading

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