St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church http://www.stmaryofegypt.org/ 60 On The Royal Family http://www.synod.com/synod/engrocor/enser_metfilaretroyalfamily.html Mon, 16 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.stmaryofegypt.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2016/royalfamily1.jpg&archive=0&final_h=200&final_w=139&percent=100"><p>A Sermon by Metropolitan Philaret (Voznesensky)</p></div> St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church http://www.synod.com/synod/engrocor/enser_metfilaretroyalfamily.html In Memory of the Royal Martyrs http://orthochristian.com/80716.html Mon, 16 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.stmaryofegypt.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/208719.p1.jpg&archive=0&final_h=172&final_w=200&percent=100"><p>In their lives they stood for family, humility, nobility, duty, the Russian people, and above all for the holy Orthodox faith.</p></div> St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church http://orthochristian.com/80716.html On the Death of Tsar Nicholas II http://www.synod.com/synod/engrocor/enser_metranastasytsarnicholasdeath.html Mon, 16 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.stmaryofegypt.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2013/holy-royal-passionbearers-contemporary-russian1.jpg&archive=0&final_h=200&final_w=160&percent=100"><p>A Sermon by Metropolitan Anastassy (+1965)<br />from July 4/17, 1925, in the Church of the Resurrection of Christ in the Holy City of Jerusalem.</p></div> St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church http://www.synod.com/synod/engrocor/enser_metranastasytsarnicholasdeath.html Regaining Our Sight with the Blind Men http://www.pravmir.com/regaining-our-sight-with-the-blind-men-on-the-seventh-sunday-after-pentecost/ Sun, 15 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.stmaryofegypt.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2014/wpid-nast1.jpg&archive=0&final_h=200&final_w=136&percent=100"><p>On the Seventh Sunday After Pentecost - Delivered on August 12, 1956 by Archpriest Vsevolod Shpiller</p></div> St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church http://www.pravmir.com/regaining-our-sight-with-the-blind-men-on-the-seventh-sunday-after-pentecost/ Seeking the Presence of God With All Our Strength http://www.pravmir.com/seeking-the-presence-of-god-with-all-our-strength/ Sun, 15 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.stmaryofegypt.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2013/Jesus_Heals_Two_Blind_Men1.jpg&archive=0&final_h=200&final_w=155&percent=100"><p>by Metropolitan Merkury of Rostov and Novocherkassk</p></div> St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church http://www.pravmir.com/seeking-the-presence-of-god-with-all-our-strength/ Seventh Sunday after Pentecost https://www.chrysostompress.org/c_7th_pentecost.html Sun, 15 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.stmaryofegypt.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2014/01-anonymous-christ-heals-the-two-blind-men-on-the-road-to-jericho-duomo-di-monreale-monreale-sicily-it1.jpg&archive=0&final_h=200&final_w=143&percent=100"><p>Healing of the Two Blind Men<br />From The Explanation of the Gospel of St. Matthew by Blessed Theophylact</p></div> St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church https://www.chrysostompress.org/c_7th_pentecost.html The Living Church 2.0 http://orthochristian.com/114161.html Fri, 13 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.stmaryofegypt.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/RczXhiQ8_400x4001.jpg&archive=0&final_h=200&final_w=200&percent=100"><p>by Fr. John Whiteford</p></div> St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church http://orthochristian.com/114161.html On the 100th Anniversary of the Martyrdom of the Righteous Royal Passion-Bearers http://www.synod.com/synod/eng2018/20180712_enmhepistleroyalmartyrs.html Mon, 16 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.stmaryofegypt.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2012/metr_hilarion1.jpg&archive=0&final_h=200&final_w=120&percent=100"><p>Epistle of Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America and New York, First Hierarch of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia</p></div> St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church http://www.synod.com/synod/eng2018/20180712_enmhepistleroyalmartyrs.html Sermon for the Feast of St. Peter and St. Paul http://orthochristian.com/80482.html Wed, 11 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.stmaryofegypt.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2015/207858.p1.jpg&archive=0&final_h=154&final_w=200&percent=100"><p>by St. Gregory Palamas</p></div> St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church http://orthochristian.com/80482.html About the Apostles Peter and Paul http://www.pravmir.com/about-the-apostles-peter-and-paul/ Wed, 11 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.stmaryofegypt.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2015/paris_1950_s___1.jpg&archive=0&final_h=200&final_w=101&percent=100"><p>by Saint John of Shanghai and San Francisco</p></div> St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church http://www.pravmir.com/about-the-apostles-peter-and-paul/ Venerable Optina Elder Nikon the Confessor http://orthochristian.com/114148.html Wed, 11 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.stmaryofegypt.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/295118.p1.jpg&archive=0&final_h=200&final_w=147&percent=100"><p>His memory is fresh in the souls of those who love and remember him.</p></div> St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church http://orthochristian.com/114148.html “I Know the Power of the Prayers of St John OF Shanghai” http://www.synod.com/synod/engdocuments/enart_protpeterperekrestovstjohnsprayers.html Wed, 11 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.stmaryofegypt.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/220258.x1.jpg&archive=0&final_h=150&final_w=200&percent=100"><p>by Protopriest Peter Perekrestov</p></div> St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church http://www.synod.com/synod/engdocuments/enart_protpeterperekrestovstjohnsprayers.html The Paralytic’s Boldness of Faith http://www.pravmir.com/the-paralytics-boldness-of-faith/ Sun, 08 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.stmaryofegypt.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2013/bpmitrofan_21.jpg&archive=0&final_h=151&final_w=200&percent=100"><p>A Homily by Bishop Mitrophan (Znosko-Borovsky) of Boston (+2002)</p></div> St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church http://www.pravmir.com/the-paralytics-boldness-of-faith/ Sixth Sunday after Pentecost https://www.chrysostompress.org/c_6th_pentecost.html Sun, 08 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.stmaryofegypt.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2013/Forgiven1.jpg&archive=0&final_h=200&final_w=149&percent=100"><p>Thy Sins Be Forgiven Thee<br />From The Explanation of the Gospel of St. Matthew by Blessed Theophylact</p></div> St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church https://www.chrysostompress.org/c_6th_pentecost.html On the 5th Sunday After Pentecost http://www.synod.com/synod/engrocor/enser_protrostislavganned5.html Sun, 01 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.stmaryofegypt.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/protrostislavgan1.jpg&archive=0&final_h=200&final_w=107&percent=100"><p>Sermon by Protopriest Rostislav Gan</p></div> St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church http://www.synod.com/synod/engrocor/enser_protrostislavganned5.html Fifth Sunday after Pentecost https://www.chrysostompress.org/c_5th_pentecost.html Sun, 01 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.stmaryofegypt.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2014/W592_000042_sap1.jpg&archive=0&final_h=200&final_w=154&percent=100"><p>What Have We to Do with Thee?<br />From The Explanation of the Gospel of St. Matthew<br />by Blessed Theophylact</p></div> St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church https://www.chrysostompress.org/c_5th_pentecost.html Archimandrite Avraamy (Kuyava) http://orthochristian.com/113866.html Sat, 30 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.stmaryofegypt.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/293756.p1.jpg&archive=0&final_h=200&final_w=133&percent=100"><p>Reminiscences of the ninety-two-year-old father-confessor of the Kiev Caves Lavra</p></div> St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church http://orthochristian.com/113866.html Lantern of Grace https://orthodoxlife.org/lives-of-saints/st-john-lantern-grace/ Sat, 30 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.stmaryofegypt.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2013/3246529711_a44fd9c7441.jpg&archive=0&final_h=200&final_w=138&percent=100"><p>an excerpt from the book on St. John (Maximovitch) by the newly-reposed Protopresbyter Valery Lukianov</p></div> St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church https://orthodoxlife.org/lives-of-saints/st-john-lantern-grace/ A Dossier of Betrayal https://orthodoxlife.org/lives-of-saints/nicholas-ii-abdication-1917-vernigora/ Sat, 30 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.stmaryofegypt.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/Featured-Image-Betrayal1.jpg&archive=0&final_h=107&final_w=200&percent=100"><p>A Personal Reflection on the Abdication of the Tsar-Martyr Nicholas II by Evgeni Vernigora</p></div> St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church https://orthodoxlife.org/lives-of-saints/nicholas-ii-abdication-1917-vernigora/ Prince William visits Russian Gethsemane http://www.synod.com/synod/eng2018/20180629_enjerusalem.html Sat, 30 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.stmaryofegypt.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/6princewilliamjerusalem18_008_jpg1.jpg&archive=0&final_h=134&final_w=200&percent=100"><p>Prince William visited the Monastery of St Mary Magdalene in the Garden of Gethsemane on June 28, 2018</p></div> St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church http://www.synod.com/synod/eng2018/20180629_enjerusalem.html The Faith of the Centurion of Capernaum http://www.synod.com/synod/engrocor/enser_archbpnikonned4.html Sun, 24 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.stmaryofegypt.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2017/archbpnikon1.jpg&archive=0&final_h=200&final_w=124&percent=100"><p>Sermon by Archbishop Nikon (Rklitsky, 1892-1976) <br />on the Fourth Sunday of Pentecost</p></div> St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church http://www.synod.com/synod/engrocor/enser_archbpnikonned4.html The Faith of the Centurion http://www.pravmir.com/the-faith-of-the-centurion/ Sun, 24 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.stmaryofegypt.org/display_image.php?ext=peg&relativeimage=images/news/2016/24eb17d5127747f0ce973fe2d33550fb-198x3001.jpeg&archive=0&final_h=200&final_w=132&percent=100"><p>by Archimandrite Kirill (Pavlov)</p></div> St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church http://www.pravmir.com/the-faith-of-the-centurion/ Fourth Sunday after Pentecost https://www.chrysostompress.org/c_4th_pentecost.html Sun, 24 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.stmaryofegypt.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2014/5184968294_a73605dfc7_b1.jpg&archive=0&final_h=200&final_w=138&percent=100"><p>The Healing of the Centurion's Servant<br />From The Explanation of the Gospel of St. Matthew by Blessed Theophylact</p></div> St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church https://www.chrysostompress.org/c_4th_pentecost.html On Pews http://orthochristian.com/113862.html Sun, 24 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.stmaryofegypt.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/294162.p1.jpg&archive=0&final_h=133&final_w=200&percent=100"><p>by Fr. John Whiteford</p></div> St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church http://orthochristian.com/113862.html Hieromartyr Onuphrius (Gagalyuk), †1938 http://orthochristian.com/111038.html Sun, 24 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.stmaryofegypt.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/278886.p1.jpg&archive=0&final_h=200&final_w=133&percent=100"><p>The Lord Made Me Rejoice by Giving Me to Drink of the Cup of Suffering</p></div> St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church http://orthochristian.com/111038.html The Church for Everyone https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7g1CzKbB7q4&index=4&list=PLjSOZQqHxpi_3JpWw7kpCFUpKPEvy5ehm Sat, 23 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.stmaryofegypt.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/potapov1.jpg&archive=0&final_h=159&final_w=200&percent=100"><p>Interview with Fr. Victor Potapov, Rector of Russian Orthodox Cathedral of St. John the Baptist in Washington, DC</p></div> St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7g1CzKbB7q4&index=4&list=PLjSOZQqHxpi_3JpWw7kpCFUpKPEvy5ehm New Martyrs of the Turkish Yoke https://www.johnsanidopoulos.com/2010/06/new-martyrs-of-turkish-yoke.html Sun, 17 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.stmaryofegypt.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2012/newmartyrs1.jpg&archive=0&final_h=200&final_w=168&percent=100"><p>The Orthodox Church celebrates its New Martyrs, known and unknown, who refused to submit to Islam under penalty of death on the Third Sunday after Pentecost</p></div> St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church https://www.johnsanidopoulos.com/2010/06/new-martyrs-of-turkish-yoke.html New Martyrs Under Ottoman Rule https://www.johnsanidopoulos.com/2010/06/greek-new-martyrs-under-ottoman-rule.html Sun, 17 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.stmaryofegypt.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/neomartyrs1.jpg&archive=0&final_h=200&final_w=142&percent=100"><p>The present article is based principally on the biographies of 172 Greek Orthodox Neo-Martyrs.</p></div> St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church https://www.johnsanidopoulos.com/2010/06/greek-new-martyrs-under-ottoman-rule.html Third Sunday after Pentecost https://www.chrysostompress.org/c_3rd_pentecost.html Sun, 17 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.stmaryofegypt.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=archive/Icons/Christ/01.jpg&archive=1&final_h=200&final_w=127&percent=100"><p>The Eye is the Lamp of the Body<br />From The Explanation of the Gospel of St. Matthew<br />by Blessed Theophylact</p></div> St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church https://www.chrysostompress.org/c_3rd_pentecost.html Baptism of Amos Murriay http://www.stmaryofegypt.org/news_180713_1.html Sat, 07 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.stmaryofegypt.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/20180707_134758-1.jpg&archive=0&final_h=146&final_w=300&percent=100"><p>On Saturday July 7, 2018, Amos Murray, son of Andrew and Madeline Murray, was Baptised. His Godparents are Fr. Daniel and Matushka Joana Iliev.&nbsp;</p></div> St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church http://www.stmaryofegypt.org/news_180713_1.html Palm Sunday 2018 http://www.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://www.stmaryofegypt.org/news_180402_1.html St. Mary of Egypt Sunday http://www.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://www.stmaryofegypt.org/news_180326_3.html Saturday of the Akathist Liturgy with Metropolitan Hilarion http://www.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://www.stmaryofegypt.org/news_180326_2.html Friday Night Matins and Akathist with Metropolitan Hilarion http://www.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://www.stmaryofegypt.org/news_180326_1.html