Category Archives: Matthew 11:25-30

A Bucket of Rocks

A master forced two of his slaves to carry large buckets, loaded down with rocks, gravel, and sand. The farther the slaves walked, the harder and harder it was for them to carry such heavy burdens. Along the way, these … Continue reading

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The Workers in the Vineyard

This homily was preached on Sunday morning, March 3, 2013, at Christ the King Orthodox Church in Omaha, Illinois, by Sdn. Ambrose. ~ Epistle Reading: 1 Corinthians 9:24-10:5 Gospel Reading: Matthew 20:1-16 Every year on the ninth Sunday prior to Pascha, we celebrate Septuagesima; some … Continue reading

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