Fr. Ted compares ascending St. John's ladder to traveling from earth up into space.
Rain in the Desert:
Fr. Apostolos shares about spiritual progress on the Sunday of St. John of the Ladder.
A Voice From The Isles:
Stairway to Heaven
In his sermon on the 4th Sunday of Great Lent, Fr. Gregory says there are two chief enemies of the spiritual life, self-righteousness, or vainglory, and despair.
Musings from the High Desert:
St John of the Ladder
This Sunday Fr Deacon Ted Brinegar weaves together themes from the Ladder by St John Climacus, the Annunciation, and the previous Sundays in Lent to bring a powerful message about…
Fr. Ted reminds us that our journey toward God has already begun.
Fr. Ted discusses the period in the Church's calendar year called the Triodion. In her wisdom, Fr. Ted explains, the Church strategically places these lessons for us immediately preceding Lent.