"Rev. Fr. Alexander J. Kurien" Tagged Sermons

Rooms in my Father’s House

Rooms in my Father’s House Sunday of All Faithful Departed Most Christians who have departed from this life were neither martyrs nor confessors. They were not particularly distinguished by their death or by their way of life. They were straightforward, ordinary people who nevertheless made a great impact on those around them. Who when they…

Study of Old Testament Prophets

Study of Old Testament Prophets I.    The Old Testament is divided into three major sections: the Law, the Psalms, and the Prophets – Luke 24:44 A.   The Law refers to the first five books: Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, and Deuteronomy B.   The Prophets or teachings were divided by the Jews into two sets: 1.   The…

Benefits of Obedience & God’s Providence

The Benefits of Obedience & Complexities of God’s Providence “And He said to them, “Cast the net on the right-hand side of the boat, and you will find a catch.” They cast therefore, and then they were not able to haul it in because of the great number of fish.” St. John 21:6. The familiar…

My Need for Spiritual Oxygen

I do not know about you, but I can always benefit from a strengthening of my belief. Sometimes I get so busy – so caught up in my stuff that I neglect to plug into the spiritual oxygen that I need. And in confusion of oxygen deprivation I wander away from the source of life itself. Rather than coming to Christ I turn to other sources to find affirmation and security and fulfillment – which is about as healthy and life giving as wandering around Mt. Everest in a blizzard. The truth is I need the Bread of Life. I need His satisfaction.