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.
Thoughts on the Second Week of Lent
Fr. Ted encourages us to pace ourselves in this, our second week of Lent, as temptations from the evil one can thwart our efforts to be closer to God. He…