"So then faith comes by hearing, and hearing by the word of God." Romans 10:17

Misc Lent Sermons

Bargaining with Christ

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This sermon looks at the story of the Caananite Woman who went to beg Jesus Christ for help for her daughter.  The actions of the Caananite Woman are instruction for all believers on how to pray and receive answers.


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This sermon focuses on the gift of creation in light of the Wedding of Cana.  As the Indian Orthodox Church begins the Great Lent, this passage plays an important role in understanding the mission and objective of this Holy Fast.

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.