The Nativity Fast – by Metropolitan Isaiah of Denver

Nativity Fast ©1999 In less than three weeks hundreds of millions of Christian believers, Roman Catholics, Eastern Orthodox, and Protestants will be celebrating the Nativity of Jesus Christ in the flesh. Once again He will be entering a sinful and suffering world. For almost 2,000 years the commemoration and celebration of the birth of the Only-Begotten Son of the Father […]

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And They Will Fast- by Metr. Isaiah of Denver

As we enter into the holiest period of the year in preparation for the glorious Resurrection of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ‚ we ask ourselves‚ “Why should we follow the discipline of fasting‚ which in essence is abstinence?” What is the purpose of it? Obviously the purpose is that we May be ready to meet our Lord and to […]

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Metropolitan Isaiah on Recent SCOTUS Decision on Same-sex Marriage

TO BE PRINTED IN ALL PARISH BULLETINS AND NEWS LETTERS All Clergy, Monastics, and Laity of the Holy Metropolis of Denver Beloved in the Lord, This morning, on June 26, 2015, the Supreme Court of the United States of America declared, in a five to four decision, that same-sex marriage in our country is now legal in all fifty states. […]

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St. Nicholas Church at Ground Zero Appeal

On 9/11, Saint Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church was crushed by the falling debris of the Twin Towers; Destroyed by the power of darkness. The icons of St. Dionysios of Zakynthos and Zoodochos Pege were found in its rubble. And in the midst of the ashes, the wreckage, the death and the destruction stood a plain, steel cross high above all else. At the groundbreaking ceremony […]

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