St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church http://stmaryofegypt.org/ 60 First Ecumenical Council https://orthodoxwiki.org/First_Ecumenical_Council Sun, 20 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://stmaryofegypt.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2014/250px-Nicea1.jpg&archive=0&final_h=200&final_w=150&percent=100"><p>The First Ecumenical Council was held in Nicea in A.D. 325 and set a pattern for all later Ecumenical Councils.</p></div> St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church https://orthodoxwiki.org/First_Ecumenical_Council Sunday of the Fathers of the First Ecumenical Council http://ishmaelite.blogspot.com/2010/05/metropolitan-philaret-on-sunday-of_15.html Sun, 20 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://stmaryofegypt.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2015/3461773407_296047e6d31.jpg&archive=0&final_h=200&final_w=155&percent=100"><p>Metropolitan Philaret of Eastern American and New York (+1985)</p></div> St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church http://ishmaelite.blogspot.com/2010/05/metropolitan-philaret-on-sunday-of_15.html The Fathers of the First Ecumenical Council https://www.chrysostompress.org/fathers_first_ecumenical_council.html Sun, 20 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://stmaryofegypt.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2013/first2Becumenical2Bsynod1.jpg&archive=0&final_h=200&final_w=153&percent=100"><p>From the Explanation of the Gospel of St. John<br />by Blessed Theophylact</p></div> St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church https://www.chrysostompress.org/fathers_first_ecumenical_council.html Under the Wings of a Heavenly Bird http://orthochristian.com/112861.html Sat, 19 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://stmaryofegypt.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/269281.p1.jpg&archive=0&final_h=118&final_w=200&percent=100"><p>The Story of the First Monastery in Post-Soviet Russia</p></div> St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church http://orthochristian.com/112861.html The Ascension of the Lord http://orthochristian.com/62091.html Wed, 16 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://stmaryofegypt.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2014/119663.p1.jpg&archive=0&final_h=200&final_w=149&percent=100"><p>A Sermon of Archbishop Andrei (Rymarenko, 1893-1978)</p></div> St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church http://orthochristian.com/62091.html Metropolitan Philaret on the Ascension http://ishmaelite.blogspot.com/2010/05/metropolitan-philaret-on-ascension.html Wed, 16 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://stmaryofegypt.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2012/metropolitan_philaret_voznesensky-187x3001.jpg&archive=0&final_h=200&final_w=125&percent=100"><p>Two sermons for the Feast of the Ascension by Metropolitan Philaret of Eastern America and New York</p></div> St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church http://ishmaelite.blogspot.com/2010/05/metropolitan-philaret-on-ascension.html Sunday of the Blindman http://orthochristian.com/93964.html Sun, 13 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://stmaryofegypt.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/238414.p1.jpg&archive=0&final_h=200&final_w=157&percent=100"><p>by St. John Chrysostom</p></div> St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church http://orthochristian.com/93964.html Sunday of the Blindman https://orthodoxword.wordpress.com/2010/05/09/sunday-of-the-blindman-and-of-those-who-assert-that-they-can-see/ Sun, 13 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://stmaryofegypt.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2014/sunday-of-the-blindman1.jpg&archive=0&final_h=158&final_w=200&percent=100"><p>Elder Cleopa on Spiritual Blindness and<br />a Homily By St Nikolai Velimirovic from the Prolog</p></div> St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church https://orthodoxword.wordpress.com/2010/05/09/sunday-of-the-blindman-and-of-those-who-assert-that-they-can-see/ Metropolitan Philaret on the Sunday of the Blind Man http://ishmaelite.blogspot.com/2010/05/metropolitan-philaret-on-sunday-of.html Sun, 13 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://stmaryofegypt.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2013/MPhilaret1.jpg&archive=0&final_h=200&final_w=112&percent=100"><p>Two sermons by Metropolitan Philaret of New York and Eastern America on the Sunday of the Blind Man</p></div> St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church http://ishmaelite.blogspot.com/2010/05/metropolitan-philaret-on-sunday-of.html Sunday of the Blind Man http://www.chrysostompress.org/c_sixth_pascha.html Sun, 13 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://stmaryofegypt.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2013/blindman1.jpg&archive=0&final_h=195&final_w=200&percent=100"><p>From the Explanation of the Gospel of St. John by Blessed Theophylact</p></div> St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church http://www.chrysostompress.org/c_sixth_pascha.html Archimandrite Adrian (Kirsanov) http://orthochristian.com/112807.html Sun, 13 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://stmaryofegypt.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/25332.p1.jpg&archive=0&final_h=200&final_w=147&percent=100"><p>A Man of God has Departed to Everlasting Habitations</p></div> St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church http://orthochristian.com/112807.html Saint John Chrysostom on the Samaritan Woman https://orthodoxword.wordpress.com/2010/05/02/saint-john-chrysostom-on-the-samaritan-woman/ Sun, 06 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://stmaryofegypt.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2012/a-1461.jpg&archive=0&final_h=200&final_w=161&percent=100"><p>&ldquo;Give me this water, that I thirst not, neither come hither to draw.&rdquo; (John 4:15).</p></div> St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church https://orthodoxword.wordpress.com/2010/05/02/saint-john-chrysostom-on-the-samaritan-woman/ On the Samaritan Woman http://orthochristian.com/46642.html Sun, 06 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://stmaryofegypt.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2013/samaritan-woman-at-the-well-021.jpg&archive=0&final_h=200&final_w=151&percent=100"><p>Archimandrite John (Krestiankin)</p></div> St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church http://orthochristian.com/46642.html The Samaritan Woman http://www.chrysostompress.org/c_fifth_pascha.html Sun, 06 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://stmaryofegypt.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2013/41424.p1.jpg&archive=0&final_h=131&final_w=200&percent=100"><p>John 4: 5-42<br />From The Explanation of The Gospel of St. John by Blessed Theophylact</p></div> St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church http://www.chrysostompress.org/c_fifth_pascha.html Priest Igor Zyryanov on Protestantism and Orthodoxy http://orthochristian.com/112612.html Sat, 05 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://stmaryofegypt.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/199162.p1.jpg&archive=0&final_h=150&final_w=200&percent=100"><p>In 2009, the well-known Russian Protestant pastor Igor Zyryanov converted to Orthodoxy along with his entire community of neo-Pentecostals.</p></div> St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church http://orthochristian.com/112612.html In Keeping with his Last Wishes, Synodal Choir sings Panihida at Grave of Sergei Rachmaninoff http://www.eadiocese.org/news_180503_1.html Sat, 05 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://stmaryofegypt.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/IMG_96901.jpg&archive=0&final_h=200&final_w=200&percent=100"><p>On Saturday, April 28, Metropolitan Hilarion served a panihida at the gravesite of Sergei Rachmaninoff (1873-1943), marking the 75th anniversary of his repose.</p></div> St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church http://www.eadiocese.org/news_180503_1.html A Mission to Minsk of Prayer and Good Works http://www.synod.com/synod/engdocuments/enart_protandreisommerminskrelics.html Sat, 05 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://stmaryofegypt.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/5protandreisommerminskrelics18_21.jpg&archive=0&final_h=200&final_w=119&percent=100"><p>The year 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the martyic end of the Holy Royal Passion-Bearers and Holy Grand Duchess Elizabeth.</p></div> St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church http://www.synod.com/synod/engdocuments/enart_protandreisommerminskrelics.html The Healing of a Paralytic at the Sheep Gate Pool http://www.holytrinitymission.org/books/english/gospel_averky_e.htm#_Toc83517710 Sun, 29 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://stmaryofegypt.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2016/WorldisMad1.jpg&archive=0&final_h=200&final_w=137&percent=100"><p>Gospel commentary of Archbishop Averky of Syracuse </p></div> St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church http://www.holytrinitymission.org/books/english/gospel_averky_e.htm#_Toc83517710 Homily on the Sunday of the Paralytic http://orthochristian.com/35019.html Sun, 29 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://stmaryofegypt.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2012/29017.b1.jpg&archive=0&final_h=200&final_w=163&percent=100"><p>by St. Ignatius (Brianchaninov)</p> <p>Behold, thou art made whole: sin no more, lest a worse thing come unto thee (Jn. 5:14)</p></div> St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church http://orthochristian.com/35019.html Sunday of the Paralytic http://www.chrysostompress.org/c_fourth_pascha.html Sun, 29 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://stmaryofegypt.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2013/sunday-of-the-paralytic1.jpg&archive=0&final_h=200&final_w=149&percent=100"><p>John 5:1-15<br />From The Explanation of the Gospel of St. John<br />by Blessed Theophylact</p></div> St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church http://www.chrysostompress.org/c_fourth_pascha.html The Church—The Treasury of Salvation http://orthodoxinfo.com/general/krons_church.aspx Thu, 26 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://stmaryofegypt.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/johnkronstadt1.jpg&archive=0&final_h=200&final_w=139&percent=100"><p>by St. John of Kronstadt</p></div> St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church http://orthodoxinfo.com/general/krons_church.aspx The Church in Seventh Century Celtic Britain http://orthochristian.com/112514.html Thu, 26 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://stmaryofegypt.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/288338.p1.jpg&archive=0&final_h=200&final_w=153&percent=100"><p>In Celtic Christianity all authority belonged to abbots of monasteries...</p></div> St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church http://orthochristian.com/112514.html Palm Sunday 2018 http://stmaryofegypt.org/news_180402_1.html Sun, 01 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <p>Sunday April 1st, our Parish celebrated the Entry of the Lord into Jerusalem. Click on the picture below to see more from the weekend's services.&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="https://photos.google.com/share/AF1QipNulr6PuX2dK0wN8mRwQbuScDVNAyhyLZrNgyF2XA4mfgqJ1z-jQrVIk1lH6FE_fQ?key=bmJmVE1OSHNYOUVORDFSai1VLVE2bVhkbkZtUlhB&amp;source=ctrlq.org"><img src="https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/u8vwLxZXl5oLm9A2DgySacpnasP_EQInu1yVB7nZk4NfIljpu-xRo1xNBRL8DrXHiVjcIOo-4HzQx71OfDt6bUXANcgKleA6yz_Xqzes1iTdjB63HISDvlrna4QfIOia13q8h5EG8A=w400" /></a></p> St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church http://stmaryofegypt.org/news_180402_1.html St. Mary of Egypt Sunday http://stmaryofegypt.org/news_180326_3.html Sun, 25 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <p>Today we celebrated our patronal feast day with Metropolitan Hilarion and many visiting clergy and guests. During the Divine Liturgy Seraphim Pavone and Theodore Foley were tonsured readers, David Prestige was ordained to the diaconate, and Fr. Deacon Isaac Atalla was elevated to the priesthood. Congratulations to all and God grant them many years. Click on the picture below to see more from our parish's Feast Day!</p> <p><a href="https://photos.google.com/share/AF1QipOanPbM0L7TSGMRGHnHOALeTzPt7F5ec3N04eNtLWjLnBgjUap-XFdsM1ta__SOKQ?key=dlc2bmp2R3k4aldNcU9uazVHeXVQT0p0eVVYOE13&amp;source=ctrlq.org"><img src="https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/c6xz169Qe4-_OEU8XyELi_p_oDko0fLKyMOHt3OnzKVdP3H1fdCVspPx3lBhhDwDE42ojCuCfppxITnVls76Du4WYqi1nvksAW2BZ_7zvLcdIE6uXE7lLwp2x_1gjpvff5MK9wBb2w=w400" /></a></p> St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church http://stmaryofegypt.org/news_180326_3.html Saturday of the Akathist Liturgy with Metropolitan Hilarion http://stmaryofegypt.org/news_180326_2.html Sat, 24 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <p>Saturday Liturgy with Metropolitan Hilarion. Congratulations to Readers Sami Atalla and Vladimir Sharipov, and Deacon Isaac Atalla. Click on the picture below to see more pictures from Saturday's Liturgy.&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="https://photos.google.com/share/AF1QipOi4n3do1TxTepmBiV7m1r99o1kMPdXQ1uXswe9Tr5EJ0NFcpksm3q_XqkduXl-Hw?key=VV9WdkZqdEFaSEtTZjlBMXRpTmNrSXJZRHhnWG1R&amp;source=ctrlq.org"><img src="https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/ZQ9lV9_IkaAk3eHwY_t9ocKOi7La2JTMmSCqJeJomieeYg8RSevACItxptvZ6j718plJo-vC4ryfGV5z6tPVosKUYx9U10hUJKSlhntz0ENf7_MOsL4kKz3ndGEU_P9OQaqCEin5BA=w400" /></a></p> St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church http://stmaryofegypt.org/news_180326_2.html Friday Night Matins and Akathist with Metropolitan Hilarion http://stmaryofegypt.org/news_180326_1.html Fri, 23 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <p>On Friday March 23rd, we celebrated Matins with the Akathist to the Theotokos with our beloved Metropolitan Hilarion. Click on the picture below to see more pictures from this beautiful service.&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="https://photos.google.com/share/AF1QipOAw7MwxbHmrwiSax66eemI1NJkWziFvynM5NCRWwMvgbG89p1I2EpwXGZ9X-PlLw?key=UDNscTUxd1djc0FEMzRNOS1jTHM3dk96dDFMQkxR&amp;source=ctrlq.org"><img src="https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/i6kdZnXfcTEOT6pV9gFft_VUDyccufbIbnZ89pnEgRLDrE_VDfFxuX0ommF32dUXBxx7A8dCzuY8iurhTnxpzo08Xe99xkthBdEp1Ev7u_gru7eJwWYvUJDFxjjqIBGAg5ymlmOSFw=w400" /></a></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church http://stmaryofegypt.org/news_180326_1.html