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Holy Cross Coptic Church of Austin, Texas

The Sermon on the Mount

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The constitution of the Kingdom of Christ: the Sermon on the Mount.

Becoming Like Children

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 How can we become like little children? What it means to become like a child.

Zacharias, Elizabeth and the Birth of Saint John the Baptist

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 Spiritual blessings in the life of Zacharias and Elizabeth leading to the birth of Saint John the Baptist. 

8 Woes and 8 Corresponding Beatitudes

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 An explanation of the woes targeted to the scribes and Pharisees in Matthew 23 and a contrast with the beatitudes from Matthew 5. 

Matthew 11:2-11 and St. John the Baptist

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Matthew 11:2-11 and Saint John the BaptistSaint John the Baptist; his faith, humility, asceticism , and special status. An explanation of Matthew 11:2-11.

Flexibility in Spiritual Life

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 When to be flexible and when to be stable. Flexibility in life.

Parable of the Vinedressers

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The parable of the vinedressers. A sermon given by His Grace Bishop Youssef at the Holy Cross Coptic Orthodox Church of Austin, TX on March 17, 2012.

Existence of Good and Bad in Life

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Nothing in life is perfectly good and nothing is perfectly bad. A sermon given by His Grace Bishop Youssef at the Holy Cross Coptic Orthodox Church of Austin, TX on March 16, 2012.

Importance of Repentance and the Role of Fasting

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The importance of repentance, what Jesus says about it, and how fasting can help with repentance. A sermon given by Fr. Athanasius Kaldas at the Holy Cross Coptic Orthodox Church of Austin, TX on February 18, 2012.

Children of God Through the Holy Spirit

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How we become children of God through the Spirit and the results of being children of God. A sermon given by Fr. Athanasius Kaldas at the Holy Cross Coptic Orthodox Church of Austin, TX on January 28, 2012.