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Unless otherwise noted, the audio file is a homily given by our pastor, Fr. Demetrius at St. Matthew’s.


2016

 2016 08-06 (2 Peter 1:10-19; Matthew 17: 1-9)

2016 07-24 (Rom 10:1-10; Mt 8:28-34; 9:1)
2016 07-17 (Titus 3:8-15; Mt 5:14-19)
2016 07-10 Seeing Clearly (Rom 5:1-10; Mt 6:22-33)
2016 07-03 Disciple Through Interaction (Rom 2:10-16; Mt 4:18-23)

2016 06-29 (2Cor 11:21-33; 12:1-9; Mt 16:13-19)
2016 06-26 Mirroring Christ (Heb 11:33-40; 12:1-2; Mt 10:32-33; 37-38; 19:27-30)
2016 06-24 (Rom 13:11-14; 14:1-4; Lk 1:1-25, 57-68, 76-80)
2016 06-19 Who or What Controls You? (Acts 2:1-11; Jn 7:37-52; 8:12)
2016 06-09 Holy Ascension (Acts 1:1-12; Lk 24:36-53)
2016 06-05 (Acts 16:16-34; Jn 9:1-38)

2016 05-29 (Acts 11:19-30; Jn 4:5-42)

2016 05-25 Mid-Pentecost (2Cor 4:6-15; Jn 7:14-30)
2016 05-22 (Acts 9:32-42; Jn 5:1-15)
2016 05-15 (Acts 6:1-7; Mk 15:43-47; 16:1-8)
2016 05-08 1Jn 1:1-7; Jn 20:19-31
2016 05-01 Great and Holy Pascha

2016 04-30

2016 04-29 Holy Friday
2016 04-24 A Vulnerable God (Phillip 4:4-9; Jn 12:1-18)
2016 04-23 (Heb 12:28-29; 13:1-8; Jn 11:1-45)

St Matthew’s 2016 Prayer Retreat
with Guest Speaker Dn. Stephen Muse:

Talk 1 of 3
Talk 2 of 3
Talk 3 of 3

2016 04-17 Guest Homily – Dn Stephen Muse

2016 03-13 Vulnerable to God’s Love (Rom 13:11-14; 14:1-4; Mt 6:14-21)
2016 03-06 Celebrate God’s Diagnosis (1Cor 8:8-13; 9:1-2; Mt 25:31-46)

2016 02-28 Being Inside the House (1Cor 6:12-20; Lk 15:11-32)
2016 02-21 Identify With Christ (2Tim 3:10-15; Lk 18:10-14)

2016 02-14 Trust God’s Heart (2Cor 6:16-18; Mt 15:21-28)

2016 02-07 Turn Off Auto Pilot (2Cor 6:1-10; Mt 25:14-30)

2016 02-02 Presentation of Our Lord (Heb7:7-17; Lk 2:22-40)

2016 01-31 Saving Relationship (1Tim 4:9-15; Lk 19:1-10)
2016 01-17 12th Sunday of Luke (Heb 13:17-21; Lk 17:12-19)

2016 01-10 Humanizing (Eph 4:7-13; Mt 4:12-17)

2016 01-06 Theophany (Titus 2:11-14; 3:4-7; Mt 3:13-17)

2016 01-03 (2Tim 4:5-8; Mk 1:1-8)

 


2015

2015 12-27 Autonomy from God (Acts 6:8-15; 7:1-5, 47-60; Mt 2:13-23)
2015 12-25 Nativity (Gal 4:4-7; Mt 2:1-12)

2015 12-20 (Heb 11:9-10; 32-40; Mt 1:1-25)

2015 12-13 No Excuses From God (Col 3:4-11; Lk 14:16-24)

2015 12-06 Nicholas-Everyday Christian (Heb 13:17-21; Lk 13:10-17)

2015 11-29 Awake Sleeper (Eph 5:8-19; Lk 18:18-27)
2015 11-26 Thanksgiving (Gal 3:23-29; 4:1-5; Mk 5:24-34)

2015 11-22 God’s Invasion (Heb 13:7-16; Mt 11:27-30)

2015 11-15 (Eph 2:14-22; Lk 10:25-37)
2015 11-08 Stop and See Reality (Heb 2:2-10; Lk 8:41-56)

2015 11-01 Who Am I? (1Cor 12:27-31; 13:1-8; Lk 16:19-31)


2015 10-25 The Faithfulness of Christ (Gal 2:16-20; Lk 8:26-39)

2015 10-24 Feast of St James Liturgy

2015 10-11 Tend to the Soil (Titus 3:8-15; Lk 8:5-15)

 

2015 09-27 (2Cor 6:16-18; 7:1; Lk 5:1-11)
2015 09-20 (Gal 2:16-20; Mk 8:34-38; 9:1)

2015 09-14 Elevation of the Holy Cross (1Cor 1:18-24; Jn 19:6-11, 13-20, 25-28, 30)
2015 09-13 God Takes the Blame (Gal 6:11-18; Jn 3:13-17)

2015 09-08 Nativity of the Theotokos (Php 2:5-11; Lk 10:38-42, 11:27-28)

2015 09-06 Taking God Lightly (2Cor 1:21-24; 2:1-4; Mt 22:2-14)
2015 09-01 Ecclesiastical New Year (1Tim 2:1-7; Lk 4:16-22)

2015 08-30 A Question of Rights (1Cor 16:13-24; Mt 21:33-42)
2015 08-23 Just One More Thing (1Cor 15:1-11; Mt 19:16-26)

2015 08-16 11th Sunday of Matthew (1Cor 9:2-12; Mt 18:23-35)

2015 08-15 Mary – Example of Surrender (Phillip 2:5-11; Lk 10:38-42, 11:27-28)
2015 08-09 Modeling Family Patterns (1Cor 4:9-16; Mt 17:14-23)
2015 08-06 The Risk of Knowing His Will (2Pet 1:10-19; Mt 17:1-9)

2015 08-02 (1Cor 3:9-17; Mt 14:22-34)

2015 07-26 Apprenticed To Bear Fruit (Gal 3:23-29; 4:1-5; Mt 14:14-22)
2015 07-19 (Titus 3:8-15; Mt 5:14-19)
2015 07-12 Be Healed for Ministry (Rom 12:6-14; Mt 9:1-8)
2015 07-05 Surrender to God (Gal 5:22-26; 6:1-2; Mt 8:28-34; 9:1)

2015 06-28 (Rom 6:18-23; Mt 8:5-13)
2015 06-24 Nativity of Forerunner John the Baptist (Rom 13:11-14; 14:1-4; Lk 1:1-25, 57-68, 76-80)

2015 06-21 As the Father Sees (Rom 5:1-10; Mt 6:22-33)

2015 06-14 I Want You! (Rom 2:10-16; Mt 4:18-23)

2015 06-07 (Heb 11:33-40; 12:1-2; Mt 10:32-33; 37-38; 19:27-30)

2015 05-31 Welded to Humanity (Acts 2:1-11; Jn 7:37-52; 8:12)
2015 05-21 Holy Ascension (Acts 1:1-12; Lk 24:36-53)

2015 05-17 Sunday of the Blind Man-Question and Response (Acts 16:16-34; Jn 9:1-38)

2015 05-10 The Continuous Drink (Acts11:19-30; Jn 4:5-42)

2015 05-03 A Shift in Reality (Acts 9:32-42; Jn 5:1-15)

2015 04-26 What is our Gravitational Pull (Acts 6:1-7; Mk 15:43-47; 16:1-8)
2015 04-19 The Christ beyond our image (Acts 5:12-20; Jn 20:19-31)

2015 04-12 Great and Holy Pascha (Acts 1:1-8; Jn 1:1-17)

2015 04-11 Holy Saturday (Rom 6:3-11; Mt 28:1-20)

2015 04-10 Holy Friday (1Cor 5:6-8; Mt 27:62-66)

2015 04-05 Palm Sunday (Phillipians 4:4-9; Jn 12:1-18)

2015 04-04 Lazarus Saturday (Heb 12:28-29, 13:1-8; Jn 11:1-45)

2015 03-15
2015 03-08
2015 03-01 Communicate the Image

2015 02-28
2015 02-22 With Whom Do We Sympathize?
2015 02-08

2015 01-25 To See Jesus Seeing Us (Heb 7:26-28, 8:1-2; Lk 19:1-10)
2015 1-18 The Image of Love (Heb 13:7-16; Lk 17:12-19)
2015 1-11 In the Wake of Theophany (Eph 4:7-13; Mt 4:12-17)
2015 01-06 Theophany (Titus 2:11-14; Mt 3:13-17)
2015 01-04 Vulnerable Humanity (2Tim 4:5-8; Mk 1:1-8)


2014

2014 12-28 Sunday after Nativity (Gal 1:11-19; Mt 2:13-23)
2014 12-25 Nativity (Gal 4:4-7; Mt 2:1-12)
2014 12-21 Christian Hanukkah (Heb 11:9-10; 32-40; Mt 1:1-25)
2014 12-14 (Col 3:4-11; Lk 14:16-24)
2014 12-7 Exposing Paradise (Eph 5:8-19; Lk 13:10-17)

2014 11-30 (1Cor 4:9-16; Jn 1:35-52)
2014 11-23 (Eph 2:14-22; Lk 12:16-21)
2014 11-21 Entrance of the Theotokos (Heb 9:1-7; Lk 10:38-42, 11:27-28)
2014 11-16 (Rom 10:11-21, 11:1-2; Mt 9:9-13)
2014 11-09 Keeping Focus (Gal 6:11-18; Lk 8:41-56)
2014 11-02 Question Response (Gal 2:16-20; Lk 16:19-31)

2014 10-26 Relationships (2Tim 2:1-10; Lk 8:26-39)
2014 10-19 (2Cor 11:31-33 and 12:1-9; Lk 7:11-16)
2014 10-12 Tilled for Healing (Titus 3:8-15; Lk 8:5-15)
2014 10-05 Faith-Based Relationships (2Cor 6:16-18, 7:1; Luke 6:31-36)

2014 09-28 If This Was Your Last Day (2Cor 6:1-10; Luke 5:1-11)
2014 09-21 (Gal 2:16-20; Mark 8:34-38, 9:1)

2014 09-14 Hope Within the Cross (1Cor 1:18-24; John 19)
2014 09-07 Eternal Birth Cycle

2014 08-31 Indebted to God Together
2014 08-29
2014 08-24 Toxic or Healthy Shame
2014 08-17 (1Cor 4:9-16; Mt 17:14-23)

2014 08-15 Dormition of the Theotokos (Phil 2:5-11; Lk 10:38-42, 11:27-28)
2014 08-10 With Christ in the Storm (1Cor 3:9-17; Mt 14:22-34)
2014 08-06 Be Light to the World (2Pet 1:10-19; Mt 17:1-9)
2014 08-03 Reflecting All of Christ (1Cor 1:10-17; Mt 14:14-22)

2014 07-27 Trusting Within the Tension
2014 07-20
2014 07-13 From Ego to Light
2014 07-06 Love is Obedient

2014 06-29 Are We Apostolic (Mt 16:13-19; 2 Cor 11:21-33; 12:1-9)
2014 06-24 (Mt 10:16-22; Rom 8:2-13)
2014 06-22 (Mt 4:18-23; Rom 2:10-16)
2014 06-15 Saints in the Making (Mt 10:32-33; 37-38; 19:27-30; Heb 11:33-40; 12:1-2)
2014 06-08_Enfleshed in us (Holy Pentecost) (Jn 7:37-52; 8:12; Acts 2:1-11)
2014 06-01 Humanity Ascends in Christ (Acts 20:16-18, 28-36; Jn 17:1-13)

2014 05-29 Humanity Welded to God (Acts 1:1-12; 24:36-53)
2014 05-25 Who Do We See
2014 05-18 The Great Discovery
2014 05-14
2014 05-11

2014 05-04 Being with Jesus by His tomb (Acts 6:1-7; Mk 15:43-47, 16:1-8)

2014 04-27 Sunday of Thomas (Acts 5:12-20; Jn 20:19-31)
2014 04-20 Great and Holy Pascha

2014 04-18 Holy Friday

2014 04-13 Re-Shaped to the Pattern

2014 04-12 Week of Second Chances

2014 04-06 Sunday of St Mary of Egypt

2014 03-30 Sunday of St John of the Ladder
2014 03-24 Feast of the Annunciation

2014 03-23 Sunday of the Holy Cross
2014 03-09_Icons and God’s presence among us

2014 02-23 Judgment Sunday

2014 02-22 Saturday of Souls
2014 02-16 The Prodigal Son
2014 02-09 The Publican and the Pharisee
2014 02-02

2014 01-26
2014 01-19
2014 01-12
2014 01-05 Realizing Our Need and Experiencing God’s Mercy – (2 Tim 4:5-8; Mk 1:1-8)


2013

2013 12-29 Like Joseph To Take Care of the Family
2013 12-24 The Birthing Process – Nativity
2013 12-22 St Anastasia – The Role We Play – (Heb 11:9-10, 32-40; Mt 1:1-25)
2013 12-15 St Eleutherios – Freedom to say Yes to God
2013 12-08 (Eph 2:14-22; Lk 13:10-17)
2013 12-01 (Eph 2:4-10; Lk 18:35-43)

2013 11-27 Thanksgiving
2013 11-21 Entrance of the Theotokos (Hebrews 9:1-7; Luke 10:38-42, 11:27-28)
2013 11-17 (Gal 2:16-20; Lk 12:16-21)
2013 11-10 From Unlikely Sources (Gal 1:11-19; Lk 10:25-37)
2013 11-3 Numb to Reality (1Cor 11:31-33; 12:1-9)

2013 10-27 (2Cor 9:6-11; Luk 8:41-56)
2013 10-20 Question and Response
2013 10-13 (Titus 3:8-15, Luke 5:8-15)

Seminar on Marriage,
Remarriage and Divorce
:

2013 9-21 Seminar on Marriage, Remarriage and Divorce_Session Two

2013 9-21 Seminar on Marriage, Remarriage and Divorce_Session One

2013 9-15 Sunday after Holy Cross (Mark 8:34-38; 9:1 and Galatians 2:16-20)
2013 9-14 (John 19 and 1Corinthians 1:18-24)
2013 9-8 (John 3:13-17 and Galatians 6:11-18)
2013 9-1 The Acceptable Year of the Lord; (Highlights from Homily: PDF format; Microsoft Word format)

2013 8-28 The Lifestyle of the Prophet (Beheading of St John the Baptist)
2013 8-25 Lord, Save Me
2013 8-18 Love lets go of control
2013 8-14 Dormition of the Theotokos
2013 8-11 Healing and Identity in Openness to God
2013 8-4 Surrender

2013 07-28 The true self
2013 07-21 What enlivens you?
2013 07-14 Fully Human, Fully Divine
2013 07-07

2013 06-30 The Church of the Apostles
2013 06-23 The Assembled Church Receives ~ Pentecost
2013 06-22 Saturday of Souls before Pentecost
2013 06-16 Highly Ascended, Truly Present
2013 06-12 The Ascension
2013 06-09 Worship as Seeing; Seeing as Worship
  (See afterword notes.)
2013 06-02 Called Beyond the Norm

2013 05-28
2013 05-26 Release From Paralysis
2013 05-19 The Church Enfleshes the Gospel
2013 05-12 Seekers of Christ minister to the Body
2013 05-05 Pascha Sermon 2013

2013 05-04 The Human Who Heals our Inhumanity

2013 05-02


2013 04-28 Is God a Means to an End?

2013 04-27 Lazarus Saturday

2013 04-21 Figleaf Religion versus Naked Faith
2013 04-14
2013 04-07

2013 03-17 Forgiveness Sunday

Seminar on Icons:
2013 03-16 Seminar on Icons_Session One (3 of 3)
2013 03-16 Seminar on Icons_Session One (2 of 3)
2013 03-16 Seminar on Icons_Session One (1 of 3)

2013 03-16 Saturday of Souls
2013 03-10 Judgement Sunday

2013 03-03 Sunday of the Prodigal Son


2013 02-24

2013 02-17_Question and Response
2013 02-10
2013 02-03
2013 02-02

2013 01-27
2013 01-20_Question and Response
2013 01-13
2013 01-06

Seminar on Confession:
2013 01-05_Confession Seminar_Part 6 of 6
2013 01-05_Confession Seminar_Part 5 of 6
2013 01-05_Confession Seminar_Part 4 of 6
2013 01-05_Confession Seminar_Part 3 of 6
2013 01-05_Confession Seminar_Part 2 of 6
2013 01-05_Confession Seminar_Part 1 of 6


2012

2012 12-30
2012 12-25

2012 12-24

2012 12-23

2012 12-16
2012 12-09

2012 12-02

2012 11-25
2012 11-20
2012 11-18

2012 11-04

2012 10-28
2012 10-21
2012 10-14
2012 10-07

2012 09-30
2012 09-23
2012 09-13
2012 09-09

2012 07-22
2012 07-15
2012 07-08
2012 07-01

2012 06-28
2012 06-24
2012 06-17
2012 06-10
2012 06-03

2012 05-27
2012 05-23
2012 05-20 (Sunday of the Blind Man)

2012 04-01 (Sunday of St Mary of Egypt)

Orthodox-Mennonite Dialogue – Heaven and Hell Perspectives:
2012 03-31_Orthodox-Mennonite_Session 2 (Rev Fr Demetrius of St Matthew’s)
2012 03-31_Orthodox-Mennonite Dialogue_Session 1 (Pastor Rodney Martin of Lititz Mennonite Church)

2012 03-25 (Annunciation of the Theotokos)
2012 03-24 (Prison Ministry and the Parish)

2012 03-18 (Sunday of the Holy Cross)

2012 02-25 (Cheesefare Sunday)
2012 02-19 (Judgment Sunday)

2012 02-18 (Saturday of Souls)

2012 02-12 (Sunday of the Prodigal Son)

2012 02-05_(Sunday of the Publican and the Pharisee)

2012 02-01_(Presentation of Our Lord in the Temple
)

2012 01-29_Sunday of the Canaanite

2012 01-22 (15th Sunday of Luke)

2012 01-15 (12th Sunday of Luke)
2012 01-08

2012 01-05
2012 01-01


2011

2011 12-25
2011 12-24
2011 12-18
2011 12-11
2011 12-04

2011_11-27 (13th Sunday of Luke)

2011_11-23 (Thanksgiving and St Katherine)
2011_11-20 (Entrance of Theotokos)


2011 11-13
2011 10-23
2011 10-16
2011 10-09
2011 10-02
2011 09-25
2011 09-18
2011 09-11
2011 09-04
2011 08-21
2011 08-14
2011 08-07