Category Archives: Numbers 11:4-6

Replaying the Exodus with Loaves and Fishes

MP3 Audio: WS330369_Dn-Joseph_Replaying-the-Exodus-with-loaves-and fishes.mp3 This homily was preached on Sunday morning, August 3, 2014, at Christ the King Orthodox Church in Omaha, Illinois, by Dn. Joseph Gleason. Transcription by Maria Powell of Dormition Text Services.  ~ Gospel Reading: Mark 8:1-9 In the name of the … Continue reading

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The Gift of Suffering

It made Jesus perfect, but we don’t want it. It taught Jesus obedience, but we avoid it. St. Paul boasted in it, yet we are ashamed of it. St. Peter told us to rejoice in it, yet we reject it. … Continue reading

Posted in 1 Peter 4:12-13, 2 Corinthians 12:9-10, Hebrews 2:9-10, Hebrews 5:8, James 1:2, Numbers 11:4-6, Orthodox Homilies, Romans 5:3-5 | 1 Comment