Podcasts

Below are podcasts from St. Vladimir's Seminary faculty and staff.

Date Episode Podcast Description
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 1, 2008 The Myrrhbearing Women

Fr. Thomas examines who the Myrrhbearing Women were and clears up some misconceptions about Mary Magdalene in the process.

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 Lazarus Saturday

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.