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St John Chrysostom’s Sermon on Fasting  

St John Chrysostom

Let us not then despair of our safety, but let us pray; let us make invocation; let us supplicate; let us go on embassy to the King that is above with many tears! We have this fast, too, as an ally, and as an assistant in this good intercession. Therefore, as when the winter is over and the summer is ... Read More »

Seventh Sunday of Matthew (Romans 15:1-7 and Matthew 9:27-35) – The Tongue: Asset or Curse?

Author: Fr George Dimopoulos Source: Orthodox Sermons for all the Sundays of the Year – Volume I Publisher: Christian Orthodox Editions “But the Pharisee kept on saying, ‘It is by the help of the prince of the demons that He drives them out’” (Matthew 9:27-35). St John Chrysostom says that nothing is worse than ingratitude. And indeed, dear brethren, nothing ... Read More »

Second Sunday of Matthew (Galatians 3:23-4:5 and Matthew 4:18-23): “Work and Obedience”

Author: Fr George Dimopoulos Source: Orthodox Sermons for all the Sundays of the Year – Volume I Publisher: Christian Orthodox Editions   “And they left their nets at once, and followed him”. (Matthew 4:20) Behold the faith and obedience of these first two Apostles, Peter and his older brother Andrew. Jesus called them as they were performing their secular jobs. ... Read More »