Fr. Ted shares the story of St. Fanourios and reflects upon the Gospel reading about Jesus' interaction with the Rich Young Ruler.
Our Spiritual Poverty
Fr. Ted calls all Orthodox Christians to prayer and humility as the Holy and Great Council begins.
Among the Thorns
Fr. Ted discusses the challenges of cultivating the soil of our lives in order to nurture our own faith as well as the faith of our children and grandchildren.
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.
It is very, very dangerous to commune without the proper preparation.