St. George Orthodox Church Homilies and Reflections

by Fr. Jeffrey Frate

Homilies on the Sunday Gospel readings, and occasional theological/spiritual reflections.  
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Podcast episodes

  • Sunday of the Man Born Blind

    Sunday of the Man Born Blind

    The Gospel According to John 9:1-38At that time, as Jesus passed by, he saw a man blind from his birth. And his disciples asked him, "Rabbi, who sinned, this man or his parents, that he was born blind?" Jesus answered, "It was not...

    Jun 09 2021
    Jun 09 2021
    14:13
  • Sunday of St. John of the Ladder. On Slander and Calumny

    Sunday of St. John of the Ladder. On Slander and Calumny

    The Gospel According to Mark 9:17-31At that time, a man came to Jesus kneeling and saying: "Teacher, I brought my son to you, for he has a dumb spirit; and wherever it seizes him it dashes him down; and he foams and grinds his tee...

    Apr 14 2021
    Apr 14 2021
    17:39
  • On Vulnerability

    On Vulnerability

    Homily from the 4th Friday of Lent

    Apr 14 2021
    Apr 14 2021
    10:49
  • Sunday of St. Gregory Palamas. On the Jesus Prayer

    Sunday of St. Gregory Palamas. On the Jesus Prayer

    Sunday of St. Gregory PalamasThis divine Father, who was from Asia Minor, was from childhood reared in the royal court of Constantinople, where he was instructed in both religious and secular wisdom. Later, while still a youth, he...

    Apr 01 2021
    Apr 01 2021
    15:16
  • Sunday of Orthodoxy, The Watchful Gaze and Invitation of God and the Saints

    Sunday of Orthodoxy, The Watchful Gaze and Invitation of God and the Saints

    On the Sunday of Orthodoxy For more than one hundred years the Church of Christ was troubled by the persecution of the Iconoclasts of evil belief, beginning in the reign of Leo the Isaurian (717-741) and ending in the reign of The...

    Mar 27 2021
    Mar 27 2021
    11:20