Category Archives: Matthew 20:1-16

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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The Big Green Monster (Envy)

MP3 Audio:  WS330333_Dn-Joseph_The-Big-Green-Monster.mp3 This homily was preached on Sunday morning, February 16, 2014, at Christ the King Orthodox Church in Omaha, Illinois, by Dn. Joseph Gleason. ~ Gospel Reading: Matthew 20:1-16 “Is it not lawful for me to do what I will … Continue reading

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Ungodly Equality

A person works on your property for an hour, and you pay him $100 for one hour of work. Another person works the same job for you, all day, putting in ten hours of hard labor. You pay him $10/hour for his work.  … 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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