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Sermons
Do Whatever He Tells You
Sunday Sermon
September 27, 2020
The cycle of the Gospel of Saint Luke in the Orthodox Church always starts after the conslusion of the Feast of The Holy Cross. Today o...
Fr. Gregory Edwards Ph.D - Dean
Sermons
Sunday after Holy Cross
Sunday Sermon
September 20, 2020
Today on the Sunday after The Holy Cross the Gospel reading comes to us from Mark 8:34-38;9:1. In this pericope Jesus says, “If anyone...
His Eminence Metropolitan Alexios
Sermons
Fulfilled in the Cross
Sunday Sermon
September 13, 2020
Today Father Micah shares with us a message of hope, that if we look to Jesus in faith and live a life that is permeated with the presence o...
Fr. Micah Hirschy
Sermons
His Return on Investment
Sunday Sermon
September 06, 2020
Today on the 13th Sunday of Matthew Father Gregory shares with us a message of encouragement, that all things are given to us by God for His...
Fr. Gregory Edwards Ph.D - Dean
Sermons
Freed to Follow
Sunday Sermon
August 30, 2020
In today's Gospel lesson taken from Matthew 19:16-26, we hear about a young man kneeling before Jesus and asking Him how he might receiv...
Fr. Micah Hirschy
Sermons
Christian Math
Sunday Sermon
August 23, 2020
Today on the eleventh Sunday of Matthew the Gospel lesson comes to us from Matthew 18:23-35 and it accounts for us the parable of the &ldquo...
Fr. Gregory Edwards Ph.D - Dean
Sermons
Suffering Like Fools
Sunday Sermon
August 16, 2020
In today’s Epistle is taken from I Corinthians 4:9-16, Saint Paul is speaking about a problem of disunity, fighting and scandal within...
Fr. Gregory Edwards Ph.D - Dean
Sermons
Kept in Perfect Peace
Sunday Sermon
August 09, 2020
It is no mystery we are living in troubled times. The maladies we are contending with have caused us to live in an era of fear. The opposite...
Fr. Paul Costopoulos
Sermons
A Crisis of Faith
Sunday Sermon
July 26, 2020
A crisis forces us to discern between two things and make a choice, therefore revealing where we stand. The current crisis we find ourselves...
Fr. Gregory Edwards Ph.D - Dean
Sermons
Sharing Light and Love
Sunday Sermon
July 19, 2020
Today in the Orthodox Church we commemorate the Holy Fathers of the Fourth Ecumenical Council. This is one of seven ecumenical councils the ...
Fr. Dcn.Tikhon Cobb
Sermons
The Gospel Made Tangible
Sunday Sermon
July 12, 2020
Saints in the Orthodox Church are part of the never-ending Gospel. Orthodox Christians are comforted in knowing the Saints are not only aliv...
Fr. Micah Hirschy
Sermons
Fruits of Obedience
Sunday Sermon
July 05, 2020
In today's Gospel reading taken from Matthew 8:5-13 Jesus marvels at the faith of a Roman centurion. Father Gregory shares with us how t...
Fr. Gregory Edwards Ph.D - Dean
Sermons
Seeking His Kingdom
Sunday Sermon
June 28, 2020
Today in the Orthodox Church on the third Sunday of Matthew the Gospel lesson comes to us from Matthew 6:22-33. In this ...
Fr. Micah Hirschy
Sermons
Our Father's Business
Sunday Sermon
June 21, 2020
Today in Orthodoxy is the 2nd Sunday of Matthew as well as Father’s Day in the United States. The Gospel reading comes to us from Matt...
Fr. Gregory Edwards Ph.D - Dean
Sermons
Close to the Kingdom
Sunday Sermon
June 15, 2020
On the first Sunday following the Feast of Pentecost the Orthodox Church observes All Saints Sunday. This is a commemoration of all the sain...
Fr. Ernesto Obregon
Sermons
Our God is Fire
Sunday Sermon
June 07, 2020
Today in Orthodoxy we celebrate the Major Feast of Pentecost and the name day of our beloved Cathedral. Pentecost was originally an Old Test...
Fr. Gregory Edwards Ph.D - Dean
Sermons
Humbly Love to Give
Sunday Sermon
May 31, 2020
Today is the Sunday of the Fathers of the First Ecumenical Council.  Father Micah encourages us to know that words have the power to li...
Fr. Micah Hirschy
Sermons
Transformed by His Love
Sunday Sermon
May 24, 2020
  Today on the Sunday of The Blind Man the Gospel lesson comes to us from John 9:1-38. In this Gospel lesson Jesus gives sig...
Fr. Dcn.Tikhon Cobb
Sermons
Jesus' Gift to All
Sunday Sermon
May 17, 2020
Today in Orthodoxy is known as the Sunday of The Samaritan Woman. The Gospel reading comes to us from John 4:5-42. In this pericope Jesus ap...
Fr. Paul Costopoulos
Sermons
Paralysis by Analysis
Sunday Sermon
May 10, 2020
Today in Orthodoxy is the Sunday of the Paralytic. The Gospel lesson comes to us from John 5:1-15. In this Gospel reading we hear ...
Fr. Gregory Edwards Ph.D - Dean
Sermons
Let Your Heart Lead
Sunday Sermon
May 03, 2020
Today on the Third Sunday of Pascha we commemorate the Holy Myrrh - Bearing Women along with the secret disciples of the Lord...
Fr. Gregory Edwards Ph.D - Dean
Sermons
Permeated with Light
Sunday Sermon
April 26, 2020
Today is the first Sunday following Pascha and commonly known as Thomas Sunday in the Orthodox Church. Father Micah shares with us that the ...
Fr. Micah Hirschy
Reflection
Christ is Risen!
Truly He is Risen!
April 25, 2020
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Fr. Gregory Edwards Ph.D - Dean
Sermons
Rejoice in the Lord!
Palm Sunday
April 12, 2020
Today in Orthodoxy is Palm Sunday. It commemorates the triumphal entry of Jesus into Jerusalem six day before the Passover and shortly after...
Fr. Paul Costopoulos
Sermons
Anxiety is Contagious
Lazarus Saturday
April 11, 2020
Today in the Orthodox Church is known as Lazarus Saturday. The Gospel reading comes to us from John 11:1-45 and it narrates for us the event...
Fr. Gregory Edwards Ph.D - Dean
Sermons
Prepared in the Desert
Sunday Sermon
April 05, 2020
Today on the Fifth Sunday of Lent we commemorate Saint Mary of Egypt. Father Micah shares with us that Saint Mary lived a profligate life be...
Fr. Micah Hirschy
Sermons
Casting Out Our Demons
Through Prayer and Fasting
March 29, 2020
Today on the Fourth Sunday of Lent the Gospel lesson comes to us from Mark 9:17-31. Father Gregory shares with us how this New Testamen...
Fr. Gregory Edwards Ph.D - Dean
Sermons
A Baptismal Font
Salutations to The Theotokos
March 27, 2020
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Sermons
Heaven and Earth United
Annunciation of Holy Theotokos
March 25, 2020
Each year on March 25th the Orthodox  Church celebrates a fixed Major Feast known as the Annunciation of the M...
Fr. Micah Hirschy
Sermons
No Vaccine for the Cross
Sunday Sermon
March 22, 2020
On the third Sunday of Lent the Orthodox Church wants us to contemplate the message of the Cross of Christ. We have reached the midpoint of ...
Fr. Gregory Edwards Ph.D - Dean
Guide to God Jesus Prayer
Fr. Sophrony - Guide Part 1
March 20, 2020
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Fr. Micah Hirschy
Sermons
One Thing Needful
Salutation to the Theotokos
March 20, 2020
Father Micah shares with us that at this anxious time in our nation's history we should not lose sight of the one thing n...
Fr. Micah Hirschy
Sermons
Present in Church
Presanctified Liturgy Sermon
March 18, 2020
This is a difficult and uncertain time in world history as we combat COVID - 19. Father Micah shares a message of hope a...
Fr. Micah Hirschy
Sermons
Faith and Experience
Sunday Sermon
March 15, 2020
On the second Sunday of Lent in Orthodoxy we commemorate the life and teachings of Saint Gregory Palamas. The Gospel lesson c...
Fr. Dcn.Tikhon Cobb
Sermons
Sunday of Orthodoxy
Youth Sermon
March 08, 2020
Today is both the first Sunday of Lent and Youth Sunday here at the Cathedral. On the first Sunday of Lent we commemorate the restoration of...
Fr. Micah Hirschy
Sermons
Creation Completed
Lenten Sermon
March 05, 2020
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Fr. Gregory Edwards Ph.D - Dean
Sermons
Forgiving Through Family
Sunday Sermon
March 01, 2020
The day before Great Lent begins in Orthodoxy is known as Forgiveness Sunday. The Gospel reading is taken from Matthew 6:14-21 and it indica...
Fr. Ernesto Obregon
Liturgical Year
Attend Lenten Services
Faithful
February 28, 2020
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Fr. Micah Hirschy
Sermons
Facing the Judgement
Sunday Sermon
February 23, 2020
Today in Orthodoxy is known as Judgement or Meatfare Sunday. The Gospel lesson is taken from Matthew 25:31-46 and it speaks to us about Jesu...
Fr. Gregory Edwards Ph.D - Dean
Sermons
A Far Country
Sunday Sermon
February 16, 2020
Today’s Gospel reading comes to us from Luke 15:11-32 and it narrates for us the well-known parable of the Prodigal Son. The Fathers o...
Fr. Gregory Edwards Ph.D - Dean
Sermons
The Publican’s Awareness
Sunday Sermon
February 09, 2020
Today is commonly known in Orthodoxy as the Sunday of the Publican and Pharisee and a day in which The Triodion begins. Father Deacon T...
Fr. Dcn.Tikhon Cobb
Sermons
The Pattern of Our Lives
Youth Sermon
February 02, 2020
On February 2nd in Orthodoxy we celebrate The Presentation of Our Lord. Today is "Youth Sunday" and Father Micah engages the ...
Fr. Micah Hirschy
Sermons
Zacchaeus' Transformation
Sunday Sermon
January 26, 2020
Today in Orthodoxy is the 15th Sunday of Luke. The Gospel lesson comes to us from Luke 19:1-10. In this pericope we hear about Zac...
Fr. Gregory Edwards Ph.D - Dean
Sermons
Importance of Gratitude
Sunday Sermon
January 24, 2020
  Today is the 12th Sunday of Luke or otherwise known as the Sunday of the Ten Lepers. The Gospel lesson comes to us from Luke 17:12-1...
Fr. Paul Costopoulos
Icons
Icons Part 2
Icons of the Theotokos
January 11, 2020
Wonderworking Icons of the Theotokos In part two of this series "Beauty Will Save the World" Father Micah shares with us icons of...
Fr. Micah Hirschy
Icons
Icons Part 3
The Glory of the Saints
January 11, 2020
The Glory of the Saints Shines Forever In part three of this series "Beauty Will Save the World" Father Micah shares with us some...
Fr. Micah Hirschy
Icons
Icons Part 4
Celebrating the Feasts
January 11, 2020
Celebrating the Feasts with Color In part four of this series "Beauty Will Save the World" Father Micah shares with us icons of t...
Fr. Micah Hirschy
Icons
Icons Part 1
The Face of Christ
December 11, 2019
Beauty will Save the World: Part 1 - The earliest images of the face of Christ. Implicit in these images are echos of the Old and New Testam...
Fr. Micah Hirschy
Sermons
Power Went Forth
Sunday Sermon
October 27, 2019
Today in Orthodoxy is the 7th Sunday of Luke. The Gospel lesson comes to us from Luke 8:41-56. In this Gospel we hear about a man named Jair...
Fr. Gregory Edwards Ph.D - Dean



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