From the evening of August 2nd until the evening of the 13th day of August, as it is customary, one of two Supplicatory Canons to the Theotokos is to be chanted, alternately. On one day the Small, on the next day the Great, and so forth, except for Saturday evening and for those of August 5th and August 14th, when the Great Vesper Services of the Feast are to be chanted instead.
May this be a day of giving thanks to God for His grace, and may His abundant blessings be on each of you and your families.
Thank you for your very generous gifts to our special “Father Flyboys” fundraiser. I am so very grateful for your love and support. Your generosity, and the generosity of so many parishioners and friends of Saint Sophia Cathedral, is truly inspiring. Without an Annual Spring Festival, the Cathedral was left with unrealized revenue and a looming deficit. Your gifts insured the success of a fundraiser that helped us make $125,511.00in otherwise lost income that is so vitally necessary to the daily operations of the Cathedral and its ministries...
Struggling with Prayer: When prayer becomes a struggle By Abbot Tryphon, November 10, 2019 When we find ourselves struggling with prayer, and feel that it has become dry and lifeless, we are sometimes tempted to stop praying. When our prayer has become a struggle, it is good to remember that God knows our needs, and even knows what we want to say when we don’t seem to know. This is […]