With current events around the country following the recent election, this episode might not typify the "lighter side of Orthodoxy"—but we Christians are called to be the light, right?
In the name of the one, true, living God, the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit. Amen. [Amen.]
So I want to say a couple of words about Tuesday’s election. This Tuesday we’re electing parish council officers. [Laughter] You know, it’s traumatic when our kids grow up, move off to a different town or to college. Some of you know this story. There was a husband and wife, and their son was going to be leaving home. Like any young man, he had…