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#GivingTuesdayNow—Giving to Saint Sophia Cathedral »

May 5th, 2020

#GivingTuesdayNow—Giving to Saint Sophia Cathedral Special #GivingTuesdayNow Challenge!   Beloved Parishioners & Friends of Saint Sophia Cathedral, Christ is Risen! Χριστός Ανέστη! Today, #GivingTuesdayNow, we join people of good will around the world who have come together in the spirit of generosity and unity in global support for communities and nonprofits around the world. Because I know you love Saint Sophia, I am asking you to make a gift today that will ensure […]

Life Under Quarantine Did Not End With Pascha; Where Does That Leave Us? »

April 29th, 2020

SSCORRE! Saint Sophia Cathedral Online Resources for our Religious Edification Christos Anesti!  Christ is Risen!  TOPIC OF THE WEEK: Life Under Quarantine Did Not End With Pascha; Where Does That Leave Us? Spiritual Resources for the Pandemic Coping with COVID-19 for Orthodox Christians  Adult/Family Steven Christoforou recently wrote: “A friend shared something powerful. And troubling… He told me that, as we got into Holy Week, he finally realized something. Life under quarantine isn’t […]

We were not able to attend church on Holy Saturday and receive the Paschal light to our candles to bring home. Did we ‘miss’ the Light of Christ this year? »

April 22nd, 2020

SSCORRE! Saint Sophia Cathedral Online Resources for our Religious Edification Christos Anesti!  Christ is Risen!  TOPIC OF THE WEEK: We were not able to attend church on Holy Saturday and receive the Paschal light to our candles to bring home. Did we ‘miss’ the Light of Christ this year?   Spiritual Resources for the Pandemic Coping with COVID-19 for Orthodox Christians  Adult/Family “The Light of Christ is not a flame […]

Christos Anesti! Christ is Risen! This week after Holy Week is called ‘Bright Week…’ also called Renewal Week, as in ‘to make new’ or ‘start over’. »

April 20th, 2020

SSCORRE! Saint Sophia Cathedral Online Resources for our Religious Edification Christos Anesti!  Christ is Risen!  Bright Week – A Week of Renewal  This week after Holy Week is called ‘Bright Week…’ also called Renewal Week, as in ‘to make new’ or ‘start over’.  “If Christ can turn death into life, what aspect of our lives cannot be transformed into glory? No matter how difficult life may be due to sickness, […]

What Spiritual Benefit Can Be Derived From This Quarantine? »

April 15th, 2020

SSCORRE! Saint Sophia Cathedral Online Resources for our Religious Edification RESOURCES FOR HOLY WEEK AND PASCHA AT HOME Spiritual Resources for the Pandemic TOPIC OF THE WEEK: What Spiritual Benefit Can Be Derived From This Quarantine? Coping with COVID-19 for Orthodox Christians  Family/Adult –  Rediscovering the Beauty of Orthodoxy “…With all the fear most of us are experiencing as we collectively look toward an uncertain future, this can actually be […]