Fr. Rick's Sermons
Sunday, May 20, 2007
Today we commemorate the Holy Fathers of the First Ecumenical Council in Nicaea (325AD) who gathered together to discuss and decide on the teaching of Arianism. Arius was a priest who taught that Jesus Christ was a created God, of a lesser order than God the Father.
Sunday, May 13, 2007
American society celebrates many venerable holidays. Although unknown to historical Orthodoxy, nevertheless, they are in line with the spirit of our faith and traditions. Thanksgiving Day in November is one example. Mother?s Day in May is another good example.
Sunday, May 06, 2007
Let me share with you several stages of marriage represented by a husband?s reaction to his wife?s cold. The first year or two: ?Sugar dumpling, I?m really worried about my baby girl. You?ve got a bad sniffle and I?m going to take you to the doctor right away.
Sunday, April 29, 2007
When someone recovers from a serious illness, disease or debilitation, what is our usual reaction? Usually, it?s wow that?s great! It?s a miracle! Thank God! Thank the doctor! Joy and thankfulness usually go along with healing.
Monday, April 23, 2007
Sunday, April 22, 2007
Only six months ago I spoke to you after three separate incidents involving murders of or by children. As we all know, another tragedy of monumental proportions has occurred.
Sunday, April 08, 2007
Sunday, April 01, 2007
Whether intentional or unintentional, the scriptures frequently express irony.
Sunday, March 25, 2007
Throughout the church/ecclesiastical year, four of the twelve Great Feast Days center on the person of the Virgin Mary, the Mother of Jesus Christ: Her Nativity on September 8th, her Dormition on August 15th, her Entrance into the Temple on November 21st and the Annunciation today March
Sunday, March 18, 2007
Sunday, March 11, 2007
Sunday, March 04, 2007
Sunday, February 25, 2007
Sunday, February 18, 2007
Sunday, January 28, 2007
1. ?Thank God, I?m not like you! Do I get your attention?? These are the words of the Pharisee in today?s Gospel reading. Today is the 16th Sunday of Luke.
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