The Descension into Hades – The Orthodox Liturgical Response

Today Hades tearfully sighs: “Would that I had not received him who was born of Mary, for he came to


God is Dead

…Suddenly all of them standing around the gallows know it: he is gone. Immeasurable emptiness (not solitude) streams forth from


An Ancient Homily – The Lord’s descent into the underworld

The Lord’s descent into the underworld Something strange is happening – there is a great silence on earth today, a

John Chrysostom

John Chrysostom’s Paschal Homily

If I could ever write a Liturgy as inspired as John Chrysostom… If anyone is devout and a lover of