PASCHAL MESSAGE OF ARCHBISHOP BENJAMIN

“Do not be alarmed. You seek Jesus of Nazareth, who was crucified. He is risen! He is not here. See the place where they laid Him.” (Mark 16:6) HOLY PASCHA 2017 To the Reverend Clergy and Faithful of the Diocese of the West Dearly beloved: […]


St. John Chrysostom: DISCOURSE ON THE DAY OF THE BAPTISM OF CHRIST

We shall now say something about the present feast. Many celebrate the feast days and know their designations, but the cause for which they were established they know not. Thus concerning this, that the present feast is called Theophany—everyone knows; but what this is—Theophany, and […]


Nativity Message of His Eminence, Archbishop Benjamin

“At that time, the sons of Israel walked away from that place, every man to his tribe and his family. And they went out from there, every man to his inheritance. In those days there was no king in Israel. A man did what was […]