Monthly Archives: June 2014

An Orthodox Pilgrimage

Sometimes the most interesting conversations develop in language class.  One word leads to another and before you know it, something entirely unexpected evolves. This morning Umesh made some statement and I commented in agreement “पक्का हो” (pakkaa ho)  It means … Continue reading

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Feast of Pentecost

This morning Divine Liturgy was served here for the Feast of Pentecost.  Pentecost recalls the Lord sending the Holy Spirit upon his disciples.  It commemorates the birth of the Church. With us this morning was Kirollos, a Coptic Orthodox Christian … Continue reading

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Axios! Axios! Axios!

Congratulations to the newly ordained Priest Silouan Thompson.  This Sunday, on the Feast of the First Ecumenical Council, Fr. Silouan was elevated to the Priesthood in my former parish, St. Silouan Orthodox Church, in Walla Walla, WA.  What great joy … Continue reading

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