The Sermons of Saint Paraskevi Church

Each Sunday Fr Demos records his sermon during the Divine Liturgy, making it available here for download or to listen to on YouTube. Keep an eye on this page as it is regularly updated with the most recent sermons.

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12th Sunday of Luke

Epistle Reading:

Saint Paul's Letter to the Colossians 3:4-11

Gospel Reading:

Luke 17:12-19

 

"Lord, ...as long as I am with You."
- Fr Demos

 

Sunday after Epiphany

Epistle Reading:

Saint Paul's Letter to the Ephesians 4:7-13

Gospel Reading:

Matthew 4:12-17

 

"We ask for the prayers and the blessings of the Holy Elder Ephraim."
- Fr Demos

 

Sunday before Epiphany

Epistle Reading:

Saint Paul's Second Letter to Timothy 4:5-8

Gospel Reading:

Mark 1:1-8

 

"As we enter this new year… remember that for that resolution to be a solution… it must be a revelation of the most Holy Trinity; with the blessing of God the Father, with the cooperation of God the Son, and with the seal of God the Holy Spirit."
- Fr Demos

 

Sunday after Nativity

Epistle Reading:

Saint Paul's Letter to the Galatians 1:11-19

Gospel Reading:

Matthew 2:13-23

 

"Cultivate that grace, speak to Christ ... "
- Fr Demos

 

Sunday before Nativity

Epistle Reading:

Saint Paul's Letter to the Hebrews 11:9-10; 32-40

Gospel Reading:

Matthew 1:1-25

 

"The ultimate way that God shows His love for us is that He becomes one of us."
- Fr Demos

 

11th Sunday of Luke

Epistle Reading:

Saint Paul's Second Letter to Timothy 1:8-18

Gospel Reading:

Luke 14:16-24

 

"How do I start?… by speaking to Him as a friend."
- Fr Demos

 

10th Sunday of Luke

Epistle Reading:

Saint Paul's Letter to the Ephesians 4:1-7

Gospel Reading:

Luke 13:10-17

 

"And when there is hope, when there is light, and when there is joy, that’s where you know Christ dwells."
- Fr Demos

 

14th Sunday of Luke

Epistle Reading:

Saint Paul's Letter to the Ephesians 2:14-22

Gospel Reading:

Luke 18:35-43

 

"With strength we stand before Christ and say Jesus, have mercy on me, I have no one else to turn to because You will be the one to lead me to eternity and open up the eyes of my soul."
- Fr Demos

 

13th Sunday of Luke

Epistle Reading:

Saint Paul's Letter to the Ephesians 2:4-10

Gospel Reading:

Luke 18:18-27

 

"And to look into us and see what is the beauty that God wants to find in us?... We need to use that… to cultivate a relationship with Him."
- Fr Demos

 

8th Sunday of Luke

Epistle Reading:

Saint Paul's Letter to the Galatians 2:16-20

Gospel Reading:

Luke 10:25-37

 

"I brought up Saint Arsenios as an example to all of us of what it means to be the Good Samaritan,… of what it means to imitate Christ."
- Fr Demos