This past Tuesday evening, July 22, His Eminence, Metropolitan Nicholas delivered the homily at an ecumenical vigil service dedicated to St. Anna, mother of the Theotokos. In 2011 the Vatican declared St. Anna (Anne) to be the patroness of the city of Detroit, and His Excellency, Archbishop Vigneron consistently invites our Metropolitan to join him at the vigil service held in her honor, often asking him to deliver the homily. Metropolitan Nicholas gave a beautiful message, "Blessed Eyes, and Blessed Ears."
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The Shepherd's Staff Newsletter for Pentecost 2018 is now available featuring: Metropolitan's Message & Calendar; News from the Metropolis, MEFGOX, Philoptochos, Youth Office; an article by Fr. Lucas Christensen; and the January through May 2018 Friends of the Metropolis list of donors.
The Shepherd's Staff Newsletter for Pascha 2018 is now available featuring: Metropolitan's Message & Calendar; News from the Metropolis, MEFGOX, Philoptochos, Youth Office; an article by Fr. Parthenios Turner; and the January through March 2018 Friends of the Metropolis list of donors.
Today's reading: Psalms 145-150(146-150)
"Let everything that breathes praise the LORD! Praise the LORD!" Psalm 150:6
Today's reading: Psalms 140-144 (141-145)
"May our sons in their youth be like plants full grown, our daughters like corner pillars cut for the structure of a palace." - Psalm 143/144:12