Category Archives: Genesis 12

Saints and Icons – Common Protestant Objections

How to Identify Saints “What makes someone a saint? The Bible is very clear on this issue. When someone believes and follows God they are considered a saint.” I agree. “They do not need the approval of a Church to … Continue reading

Posted in 2 Maccabees 12, 2 Maccabees 15:12-14, Genesis 12, Genesis 13, Holy Images, Icons, James 5, Luke 15:4-10, Prayers to Angels & Saints | 1 Comment

Drawing All Peoples to Christ

Sermon Text:  Matthew 2:1-12 Today we celebrate the feast of Epiphany, when wise, wealthy gentiles far from the East followed a star and came to worship the young Child, Jesus. Now if we think about it, this should be quite … Continue reading

Posted in Fr. Joseph Gleason, Genesis 12, Isaiah 7:14, John 12:31-36, Matthew 21:31-32, Matthew 2:1-12, Micah 5:2, Orthodox Homilies, Romans 4:13 | 2 Comments