A Dog’s Best Friend

I would like to suggest that dogs are perhaps the greatest things humans have ever accomplished. If my understanding is correct, dogs are essentially gray wolves, or directly descended from a wolf species, beginning somewhere between 60,000 to 100,000 years ago. At some point they were domesticated by us and used… Read more

Holy Week Schedule April 5th -12th, 2015

  Dear Brothers and Sisters,   The schedule for our Holy Week and Pascha Services is as follows:   Palm Sunday. 6pm-  Bridegroom Matins Holy Monday. 6pm-  Bridegroom Matins Holy Tuesday. 6pm-  Bridegroom Matins Holy Wednesday. 9am- Presanctified LIturgy; 6pm- Holy Unction  Holy Thursday. 9am- Vesperal Liturgy of the Mystical Supper; 6pm, Service of the Twelve… Read more

Feast of Dormition

“O pure Virgin, thou hast won the honour of victory over nature by bringing forth God; yet like thy Son and Creator, thou hast submitted to the laws of nature in a manner above nature. Therefore, dying thou hast risen to live eternally with thy Son.” (From Ode I, First… Read more