Below are podcasts from St. Vladimir's Seminary faculty and staff.
|April 15, 2008||
Great Lent - Week 6
In this last week of Great Lent, Father Thomas connects the parable of the rich man and Lazarus with Christ's raising from the dead of the actual Lazarus.
|April 18, 2008||
Fr. Thomas explores the ultimate Messianic sign from the Gospel of St. John.
|April 20, 2008||
The Entry of Jesus Into Jerusalem
Fr. Thomas takes a closer look at the "Celebration of the Kingship of Christ."
|April 21, 2008||
Great and Holy Week - Part 1
The week before Pascha begins with the Bridegroom Matins. Christ is the Bridegroom and we are the Bride, joined in perfect unity through His crucifixion.
|April 24, 2008||
Great and Holy Friday
Fr. Thomas examines the Mystery of the Crucifixion and Resurrection of our Lord and how it led to the re-creation of the world.
|April 30, 2008||
The Descent of Jesus into Hades
Fr. Thomas uses the Paschal icon as an opportunity to clear up some misconceptions about Sheol/Hades and Gehenna/Hell.
|May 1, 2008||
The Myrrhbearing Women
Fr. Thomas examines who the Myrrhbearing Women were and clears up some misconceptions about Mary Magdalene in the process.
|May 15, 2008||
The Healing of the Paralytic
Fr. Thomas enumerates the seven great messianic signs of Jesus in St. John's Gospel, focusing on the healing of the paralytic at Bethesda.
|May 19, 2008||
The Book of Acts
Comparing the two sources for readings during the Paschal season-- the Acts of the Apostles and the Gospel of John.
|May 26, 2008||
Fr. Thomas outlines a hypothetical commencement address he would give to graduates of all faiths and beliefs, then blesses us with his actual address last year to the graduates of St. Vladimir's.