prayer for the departed

August 8, 2017

Metropolitan Philaret (Drozdov) of Moscow [+1867] on Prayer for the Departed

There are some ‘Christians’ who deprive themselves of the consolation of prayers for the dead. And who are they? Without doubt those who, knowingly, or in […]
August 7, 2017

Short Overview on the Funeral Rites for Father Deacon John this Past Friday and Saturday

A Short Overview on the Funeral Rites for Father Deacon John at Holy Transfiguration Western Rite Orthodox Church this past Friday and Saturday Everything went as […]
August 1, 2017

Funeral Services for Fr. Deacon John Nelson

Funeral services at Holy Transfiguration Western Rite Orthodox Church for Fr. Deacon John Nelson will be held this Friday, the 4th of August on the new […]
February 1, 2017

Feast of St. Mark of Ephesus January 19th (OS) / February 1st (NS)

By thy profession of faith, O all-praised Mark The Church hath found thee to be a zealot for truth. Thou didst fight for the teaching of […]
February 1, 2017

Pray for the Reposed! by the New Hieromartyr John of Riga [+1934]

The death of people who are close and dear to us is one of the most difficult trials sent to us by the Lord God during […]