Pastoral Letters

“Most Holy Theotokos Save Us.” Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, As we find ourselves towards the end of the fasting period which precedes the Feast of the Dormition of […]

. . . and His face shone like the sun, and His garments became white as snow and behold, there appeared to them Moses and Elijah, talking with Him. And Peter said […]

Dearly Beloved in the Lord, Not long ago, the parishioners of St. Anna, together with the faithful and clergy of our pan-Orthodox community here in the Salt Lake area stood […]

“O marvellous wonder! The noble Anna who wondrously conceived the wellspring of life who alone is blessed and pure among women, is translated from perishable life to life everlasting, being […]

“If he was not God and man, our salvation is a lie, and the words of the Prophets are lies. But the Prophets spoke the truth, and their testimonies were […]

“It is true that one may know man’s ultimate goal, that is to have communion with God. And one may describe the path towards this goal: faith and walking in […]

Dearly Beloved in the Lord, It’s that time of year, when schools are out, vacations are taking place, and our weekend hours become all the more precious. There are many […]

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, Christ is Risen! Truly He is Risen! This coming Thursday, the Feast of our Lord’s Ascension into the Heavens, marks the end of the […]

“Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It does not dishonor others, it is not self-seeking, it is not […]