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 our lenten journey.
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:
Sunday of St. John of the Ladder
Deacon Ted Brinegar explores and explains the Gospel for the day in connection with the Ladder of Divine Ascent, St. John of Climacus' classic text.
Rain in the Desert:
Fr. Apostolos shares about spiritual progress on the Sunday of St. John of the Ladder.
The Gravity of Sin
Fr. Ted compares ascending St. John's ladder to traveling from earth up into space.