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Weekly homilies and lectures from St. Gregory American Coptic Orthodox Church in Orange County, CA

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Weekly homilies and lectures from St. Gregory American Coptic Orthodox Church in Orange County, CA

    Rediscovering Advent

    Rediscovering Advent

    Fr. Moses reflects on some perhaps forgotten aspects of the Nativity Fast, which is known in the West as "Advent."

    • 13 min
    Bright Saturday: Psalm 151 (Anok Pe Pigouji) by Andrew Ibrahim

    Bright Saturday: Psalm 151 (Anok Pe Pigouji) by Andrew Ibrahim

    Bright Saturday: Psalm 151 (Anok Pe Pigouji) by Andrew Ibrahim by St. Gregory American Coptic Orthodox Church

    • 11 min
    "The Well is Deep": Our Lord's Dialogue with the Samaritan Woman

    "The Well is Deep": Our Lord's Dialogue with the Samaritan Woman

    In the gospel reading we just heard, the gospel reading for the Fourth Sunday of the Great Fast (Lent), the Sunday of the Samaritan Woman, we hear the Samaritan woman telling our Lord Jesus Christ that the well is deep. Her words here are a prophecy concerning the depth and beauty of her story. This is a fantastic story that we could speak about for days on end. It is truly a deep well of living water.

    • 28 min
    OBS 54 - Jacob Wrestles with God (Ge 32:1-32)

    OBS 54 - Jacob Wrestles with God (Ge 32:1-32)

    In this 54th installment of the Orthodox Bible Study from St. Gregory American Coptic Orthodox Church, Fr. Moses begins Genesis 32 with the Holy Patriarch Jacob having just made a covenant with his father-in-law, Laban, and now meeting angels of God and even wrestling with a "Man"...

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    • 28 min
    Great Fast 2021: Seeking God in the Secret Place

    Great Fast 2021: Seeking God in the Secret Place

    Our Lord teaches us how we should begin this journey: “But you, when you pray, go into your room, and when you have shut your door, pray to your Father who is in the secret place; and your Father who sees in secret will reward you openly” (Mt 6:6). This is the beginning of our journey of the Great Lent. We must go into our secret rooms–or our closets as some translations say–and pray earnestly to our Father in heaven.

    • 10 min
    Our Super-Essential Bread (Fr. Moses Samaan)

    Our Super-Essential Bread (Fr. Moses Samaan)

    Fr. Moses' Homily for the Third Sunday of Meshir (2021)

    • 15 min

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