Nov 16; The Holy Apostle and Evangelist Matthew

The Holy Apostle and Evangelist Matthew GREAT VESPERS Kathisma Reading “Blessed is the man…” is taken. At Psalm 140 In Tone 4 Out of the depths I cry to You, O Lord;* O Lord, hear my voice! The searcher of the hearts of men* inspired your mind, Apostle, with His...

In Spain, 1.2 million people urge defeat of new education law

Madrid, Spain, Nov 10, 2020 / 04:37 pm (CNA).- Proposed legislation to remodel the education system in Spain has drawn opposition from parents’ groups and educators who warn that the freedom of parents to educate their children and choose their school is at risk....

Letter #35, Tuesday, November 10, 2020: Four “scapegoats”?

The McCarrick Report Is Published: Four “Scapegoats”?     Sometimes truth is stranger than fiction.     And harder to script.     What we confront today is a long-awaited “McCarrick Report” which was expected to bring clarity and so healing to the scandal of the...

Nov 15; Twenty-fourth Sunday after Pentecost, Tone 7

Twenty-fourth Sunday after Pentecost, Tone 7; The Holy Martyrs and Confessors Gurias, Samonas (284-305) and Abibus (313-24). Starts of the Nativity Fast. Great Vespers and Divine Liturgy GREAT VESPERS Kathisma Reading “Blessed is the man…” is sung. At Psalm 140 In...

McCarrick Report: When One Mother Had to Speak Up

World Economic Forum Cardinal Theodore McCarrick, Archbishop of Washington DC (2001-2006), USA captured during the session ‘Faith and Modernization’ at the Annual Meeting 2008 of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, January 24, 2008. Published...

St. Gregory, Islington

St. Gregory Parish Council (Islington) planted a Robin Hill Serviceberry tree to commemorate the League’s centennial anniversary. The tree was chosen as it will grow to approximately 15-20 feet and is a tree for all seasons—like the hardworking, faithful members! The...

Nov 14; The Holy and All-Praiseworthy Apostle Philip

The Holy and All-Praiseworthy Apostle Philip GREAT VESPERS Kathisma Reading “Blessed is the man” is sung. At Psalm 140 In Tone 6 Out of the depths I cry to You, O Lord;* O Lord, hear my voice! Having established action, blessed one, as an entrance into true vision,*...

Nov 13; Our Holy Father John Chrysostom, Archbishop of Constantinople

Our Holy Father John Chrysostom, Archbishop of Constantinople GREAT VESPERS Kathisma Reading “Blessed is the man” is sung. At Psalm 140 In Tone 4 If You mark iniquities, Lord, who can stand?* But with You forgiveness is that You may be revered. Let us praise in song*...