Category Archives: The Text of Scripture

Working Until The End of the Day

mp3 Audio: Fr_Joseph-Working_Until_the_End_of_the_Day.mp3 This homily was preached on Sunday, February 8, 2015 at Christ the King Orthodox Church in Omaha, Illinois by Fr. Joseph Gleason. Transcription by Maria Powell of Dormition Text Services. Gospel: Matthew 20:1-16   In the name of … Continue reading

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Having a Heart of Flesh

mp3 Audio: 2015_02_22-Fr Michael-Having_a_Heart_of_Flesh.mp3 This sermon was preached on Sunday February 25, 2015 at by Fr. Michael Keiser at Christ the King Orthodox Church in Omaha, Illinois.  Transcribed by Maria Powell of Dormition Text Services  Gospel Reading: 1 Corinthians 13 Meanwhile, … Continue reading

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Willing To Be a Servant

mp3 Audio: 2015_04_09-Fr_Joseph-Willing_to_be_a_Servant.mp3 This sermon was preached by Father Joseph Gleason on Maundy Thursday, April 9, 2015 at Christ the King Orthodox Church in Omaha, Illinois. Transcribed by Maria Powell of Dormition Text Services. Gospel Reading: Luke 23:1-48 In the name … Continue reading

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Trusting God in the Face of Suffering

mp3 Audio: Trusting_God_in_the_Face_of_Suffering.mp3 This sermon was preached on Sunday, February 15, 2015 at Christ the King Orthodox Church in Omaha, Illinois by Fr. Joseph Gleason. Transcription and formatting by Maria Powell of Dormition Text Services Gospel Reading: 2 Corinthians 11:19-12:9 In the … Continue reading

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Palm Sunday 2015

mp3 Audio: 2015_04_05-Fr Joseph-Palm_Sunday_2015.mp3 This sermon was preached by Father Joseph Gleason on Palm Sunday, April 5, 2015 at Christ the King Orthodox Church in Omaha, Illinois. Transcribed by Maria Powell of Dormition Text Services. Gospel Reading: Matthew 27:1-54 In the name … Continue reading

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Cannot Be Saved Without It

MP3 Audio: WWS_30007_Dn-Joseph_Cannot-Be-Saved-Without-It.mp3 This homily was preached on Sunday morning, August 31, 2014, at Christ the King Orthodox Church in Omaha, Illinois, by Dn. Joseph Gleason. Transcription by Katie Gleason. ~ Gospel Reading: Luke 18:9-14 In the name of the Father, and of … Continue reading

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Submitting Our Emotions to Christ

MP3 Audio: WWS_30006-Dn_Joseph-Submitting-Our-Emotions-to-Christ.mp3 This homily was preached on Sunday morning, August 24, 2014, at Christ the King Orthodox Church in Omaha, Illinois, by Dn. Joseph Gleason. Transcription by Christa Conrad. ~ Gospel Reading: Luke 19:41-47 In the name of the Father, and of … Continue reading

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Overcoming Trials

MP3 Audio: WWS_30004_Fr-Michael_Overcoming-Trials.mp3 This homily was preached on Sunday morning, August 17, 2014, at Christ the King Orthodox Church in Omaha, Illinois, by Fr. Michael Keiser. Transcription by Katie Gleason. ~ Epistle Reading: 1 Corinthians 10:1-13 In the name of the Father, and … Continue reading

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Cut to the Heart

MP3 Audio: Cut_to_the_Heart.mp3 This homily was preached on Sunday morning, December 27, 2015, at St. John of Damascus Orthodox Mission in Carbondale, Illinois, by Fr. Joseph Gleason. Transcription by Janelle Sipes. ~ Epistle: Acts of the Apostles 6:8-15; 7:1-5, 47-60 Gospel: Matthew … Continue reading

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Having Ears to Hear

St. John Chrysostom comments on Paul’s all-night sermon: “Paul preached unto them, ready to depart on the morrow; and continued his speech until midnight.” (Acts 20:7) See how everything was subordinate to the preaching. . . . Not even during night-time … Continue reading

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