Category: Fr. Dimitri’s Desk

FINDING THE CROSS

FINDING THE CROSS Fr Dimitri Cozby The Wood lay hidden in the crevice hollowed out of the porous Judean limestone. For three centuries it was shielded from harm but also deprived of proper veneration. Nearby rested two similar pieces of wood. All at first were wet with the sweat of men in their death agony […]

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THE PARADOX OF CHRISTMAS

THE PARADOX OF CHRISTMAS – reflections by the Very Rev Fr Dimitri Cozby PhD, pastor of All Saints Orthodox Church, Victoria, Texas Christmas, the feast of our Lord’s Nativity, is a joyful celebration. The images we commonly associate with the season appeal to our most cheerful and tender sentiments. At the center of the feast […]

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THE FATHER’S LOVE

THE FATHER’S LOVE Fr Dimitri Cozby Last month, in observance of Mothers Day, we spoke of what motherhood teaches us about the Christian life. June presents us with a companion celebration, Fathers Day. This secular holiday, like its counterpart, echoes important elements of our relationship to our God and encourages us in our pursuit of […]

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