Sermons of Bishop Parthenius

The Ascension of the Lord—The Unification of the two worlds

A homily by His Grace, Bishop Partenij of Antania, given at Divine Liturgy for the feast of the Lord’s Ascension, in Rajčica Monastery, on June 2nd in the year of Our Lord 2022. In the Name of the Father and…

Services and Sacraments

The Ascension of Christ – bringing and uniting human nature with the Lord

O Christ our God, upon fulfilling Your dispensation for our sake, You ascended in Glory, uniting the earthly with the heavenly. You were never separate but remained inseparable, and cried out to those who love You, "I am with you…

Services and Sacraments

The feast of Ascension

For us, the ones present in the Bigorski church, today’s Holy Service, mysteriously served by our Elder Parthenius, was a kind of mystical ascending to the Mount of Olives, and a chance for a meditative look towards our sweetest Saviour…