Below are podcasts from St. Vladimir's Seminary faculty and staff.
|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.
|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 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 20, 2008||
The Entry of Jesus Into Jerusalem
Fr. Thomas takes a closer look at the "Celebration of the Kingship of Christ."
|April 18, 2008||
Fr. Thomas explores the ultimate Messianic sign from the Gospel of St. John.
|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 11, 2008||
St. Mary of Egypt
Fr. Thomas contrasts the story of the fallen, then raised Mary of Alexandria with that of another Mary - the Theotokos.
|April 10, 2008||
Great Lent - Week Five (part 2)
Fr. Thomas gives an overview of the services for the 5th week of Great Lent and their final emphasis on penitence and repentance.
|April 9, 2008||
The Fifth Sunday of Lent
Fr. Thomas starts with a review of the Gospel reading of Mark for the Fourth Sunday of Lent and transitions to the Fifth Sunday explaining how reigning with our Lord is dependent on suffering with him.
|April 6, 2008||
St. Tikhon - April 7
On April 7, we remember the repose of St. Tikhon, Patriarch of Moscow and Apostle to America. Fr. Tom has 3 stories to tell about this venerable Saint.