Sunday, August 25 (OS 12), 2019: 10th Sunday after Pentecost; Afterfeast of the Transfiguration; Martyrs Anicetus and Photius (Photinus) of Nicomedia (305); Hieromartyr Alexander, bishop of Comana (3rd c.); Martyrs Pamphilus and Capito. Ss Cyril &Methodius Orthodox Church Madison, WI Epistle: 1 Corinthians 4:9-16 Gospel: Matthew 17:14-23 We need to understand carefully what St Paul … Continue reading Jesus Gave You One Job
We are all co-workers in Christ, each with our own tasks given to us by God not only for His glory but our own; not only for our salvation but for the salvation of the world.
We find our unity not primarily in what is external but in the grace of God in our hearts and in the myriad gifts, He has given to each of us.
Sunday, August 4 (O.S., July 22), 2019: Seventh Sunday of Pascha; Holy Myrrh-bearer and Equal-to-the-Apostles Mary Magdalene (I); Translation of the relics (404) of Hieromartyr Phocas, bp. of Sinope (117); Virgin-martyr Marcella of Chios (c. 1500); Ven. Cornelius of Pereyaslav (1693). Ss Cyril & Methodius Orthodox Church Madison, WI Epistle: Romans 15:1-7 Gospel: Matthew 9:27-35 … Continue reading The Gift that Makes All Gifts Possible