Category Archives: 1 Samuel 28

The Ascension of Christ

MP3 Audio:  WS330292_Dn-Joseph_Ascension.mp3 This homily was preached on Sunday morning, June 16, 2013, at Christ the King Orthodox Church in Omaha, Illinois, by Dn. Joseph Gleason. ~ In the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit, … Continue reading

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Oxymorons, Necromancy, and Prayers to Saints

Some words and phrases were never meant to be combined in the same sentence.  When you take two contradictory words and smash them together, you get oxymorons like “Congressional Ethics”, “Military Intelligence”, and “Microsoft Works”. Less humorously, but just as … Continue reading

Posted in 1 Samuel 28, 2 Chronicles 33:6, 2 Kings 21:6, Deuteronomy 18:9-14, Isaiah 19:3, Isaiah 29:4, Isaiah 8:19, Leviticus 19:31, Leviticus 20:6, Prayers to Angels & Saints | 9 Comments