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The Parable of the Sower (Metropolitan Serapion)

Homily on the Parable of the Sower (Lk 8:4-15) by His Eminence Metropolitan Serapion (Sunday, November 15, 2020)

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Raising the Son of the Widow of Nain: Compassion, Women, and Death (Lk 7:11-17)

Our Savior entered a city in southern Galilee called Nain with His disciples and a great multitude. At this point, we...

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If You Want to Live, Remember You Must Die (Mt 24:42-47)

There was a certain monk who was negligent in his life, not paying any attention to his soul. Instead, like so many...

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Woe to You... Christian? (Mt 23:13-36)

Now, if we could summarize this reading with one word, it would undoubtedly be “Woe,” W-O-E. This word is...

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Nicodemus: The Night that Revealed the Light

Nicodemus visits our Lord at night, not during the daytime...

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When Things Go Wrong, Repent!

When faced with a divided nation and various problems throughout the Church, what are we to do?

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A Tale of Two Ships

One day, our Lord Jesus Christ stood by the lake of Gennesaret, which is at the west of the Sea of Galilee, and saw...

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Use Your Wealth to Make Friends: Parable of the Unjust Steward

Homily on the Parable of the Unjust Steward (Lk 16:1-12) People have historically struggled to understand the...

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The Magnificent History of the Holy Cross (Fr. Moses Samaan)

In this recording from 2009, Fr. Moses meditates on the history of the Holy Cross and where its pieces are today.

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Blind, Mute, and Confused (Mt. 12:22, 23)

Fr. Moses discusses the wretched man in Matthew 12 who was blind, mute, and confused while asking whether we've been...

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Pentecost and our Unity (Great Feast of Pentecost 2020)

Recordings from the Great Feast of Pentecost 2020 at St. Gregory American Coptic Orthodox Church

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Holy and Divine Liturgy of St. Gregory for the Great Feast of Pentecost 2020

Recordings from the Great Feast of Pentecost 2020 at St. Gregory American Coptic Orthodox Church

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A Man, a Woman, and a Well: Love and Union

Fr. Moses Samaan explores the theme of love and union in the story of the Samaritan Woman

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“Jesus Wept”: The Great Love of God in the Shortest Verse

Fr. Moses meditates on the shortest verse in the Holy Scripture and what it teaches us, especially in the wake of the...

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Gentleness And The Woman Caught In Adultery

Fr. Moses speaks about the virtue of gentleness, how our Lord Jesus Christ modeled it in the story of the woman...

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Anxiety And The Samaritan Woman

Fr. Moses examines two ways in which the Samaritan Woman was ruled by anxiety and how she ultimately overcame it...

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Coronavirus: Learn from the Martyrs

What we can learn from the holy martyrs as we endure this pandemic

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Okoti Je Anon from the Liturgy of St. Cyril

"Not that we are worthy of the blessedness of those saints..."

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Holy Holy Holy from the Liturgy of St. Cyril

Tune adapted from the recording of the Liturgy of St. Cyril in Coptic by Fr. Mettias Nasr and the Higher Institute of...

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