Mary, Mother of God (A) 1st January 2020

Dear friends in Christ, To all of you a very happy and blessed New Year, and a grace-filled feast of Mary, Mother of God. Today we honour Mary as the Mother of God. But how can a human person become the mother of her own Creator who is uncreated and eternal? Today’s Gospel reading shows…

18 årig skatterfis blev martyr

According to the the danish security service, 110 danes have gone to Syria and Irak. Around half of them have return and up 17 of them have been killed. The mother of one of them has for the first time agreed to go open with the story. Karolina Dam’s son Lukas, age 18 years old,…

Be the Bee #11 | Called to Be Saints

Hey everybody this is Steve, and you may remember Elder Porphyrios from past episodes of Be the Bee; like this one on defeating darkness. Well have you heard the news? Elder Porphyrios has been recognized as a saint! And we celebrate his feast day every year on December 2nd. Sometimes we think of Saints as…

Martyred Mice (short animation)

In the forest, I did hear a most curious sound…. Of martyred mice locked in debate, quite seemingly profound. “To do or not?” “To die in thought!” the mice went on and on, and so I sat beneath the crown, watching their time count down.

Angels and Cherubim

We have been talking about spiritual beings in the Bible. We have looked at how God is in the heavenly realms but not by himself. There is a whole staff team that the Bible calls the “Divine Council”. But in the Bible, there are still more beings in the spiritual realm like the cherubim and…

Here’s What Nobody Told You About Mary And Joseph

You’re probably familiar with the Nativity story. But the truth about Mary and Joseph, the two parents at the heart of the story, is often brushed aside when talking about Christianity’s main man, Jesus. But Mary and Joseph are interesting characters. Here’s the untold truth of Mary and Joseph. In Mary and Joseph’s time, women’s…