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Vespers, Matins & the Divine Liturgy
12/10/18 05:03 PM
Someone has indicated to me that Fr. Serge Kelleher had authored a response to Liturgiam Authenticam. Does anyone know where to obtain such a document. I cannot find easily.

Fr. Michael
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Town Hall
12/10/18 04:31 PM
Check out our Recent News on the homepage of the websites of Eastern Christian Publications and the Orientale Lumen Foundation. Attached are fliers about:

Christmas Gift Ideas
Theosis Magazine and Ezine
OLTV Premium Website
Smartphone APP and Email Prayer Service
“Light of the East #3” Pilgrimage


Our books and email prayer service website is:

https://ecpubs.com/

Our media, conference and pilgrimage website is:

https://olfoundation.net/

You can find many of the Christmas gift ideas on the Featured tabs of both websites.

Jack Figel, ECP Publisher and OLF Chairman
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Town Hall
12/06/18 04:13 PM
Wishing all my brethren here a blessed feast day commemorating St. Nicholas.

May his example remind us of the great charity he showed to others, especially the poor, at this time of year when Our Lord chose to be generous to us by becoming one of us in all things but sin in order to reconcile us all to the Father.

Bob
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Town Hall
12/05/18 03:20 PM
For your enjoyment, the "Hymn to Saint Nicholas" sung by Saint George the Great-Martyr Parish in Taylor, Pennsylvania:




Slavonic:
O kto, kto Nikolaja l'ubit, O kto, kto Nikolaju služit, :Tomu svjatyj Nikolaj Na vsjakij čas pomahaj, Nikolaj, Nikolaj:

English:
O who loves Nicholas, the saintly, O who serves Nicholas,the saintly, Him will Nicholas receive, And give help in time of need, Nicholas, Nicholas.

Slavonic:
O kto, kto živet v jeho dvory Pomoščnik na zeml'i i mor'i. :Izmet jeho ot napasti Ne dast' jemu v hr'ichi v pasti Nikolaj, Nikolaj.:

English:
O who dwells in God's holy mansions, Is our help on the land and oceans. He will guard us from all ills, Keep us pure and free from sins, Nicholas, Nicholas.
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The Christian East & West
12/03/18 01:46 AM
OLTV (Orientale Lumen TeleVision) launches a new premium video website with exclusive lectures by world-renowned theologians and educators Metropolitan Kallistos (Ware), lecturer emeritus of Oxford University, and Archimandrite Robert Taft, SJ, of blessed memory, professor emeritus of the Pontifical Oriental Institute in the Vatican.

These videos were recorded only for OLTV and contain much unpublished lecture material by both experts. Some topics include:

• Mystical Theology of the Fathers
• Doctrine of the Holy Trinity
• Mary and Her Feasts
• Churches of the Christian East
• Kingdom of the Heart: The Jesus Prayer
• Liturgy: Model of Prayer, Icon of Life
• Christian Festivities
• Christ: Yesterday, Today and Forever

The site will eventually have nearly 150 lectures and is available for viewing around the world on all electronic devices (computers, tablets, phones) for a monthly subscription of $9.99/month. There is a 7-day free trial period.
Each subject is covered in 5-10 lectures and are suitable for personal viewing or when connected to a video projector or large screen TV could be used for parish educational programs.
To subscribe, access the link below:

https://oltvpremium.uscreen.io

Jack Figel, Executive Producer
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Books
11/26/18 12:18 AM
A look back at some of the outstanding books in Eastern Christian and cognate studies in 2018: http://easternchristianbooks.blogspot.com/2018/11/christmas-2018-recommendations.html
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