Caught you listening! From Father Andriy's sermon today: "Open you heart to God in the ordinary circumstances of your life, especially in the ordinary bread and wine which becomes the body and blood, soul and divinity of Jesus Christ. This can be life changing and you like the Samaritin woman can be saved TODAY!"
April 25, 2021 Fourth Sunday after Pascha Sunday of the Paralytic
GOSPEL - John 5: 1-15
After this there was a festival of the Jews, and Jesus went up to Jerusalem. Now in Jerusalem by the Sheep Gate there is a pool, called in Hebrew Beth-zatha, which has five porticoes. 3 In these lay many invalids—blind, lame, and paralyzed. 5 One man was there who had been ill for thirty-eight years. 6 When Jesus saw him lying there and knew that he had been there a long time, he said to him, “Do you want to be made well?” 7 The sick man answered him, “Sir, I have no one to put me into the pool when the water is stirred up; and while I am making my way, someone else steps down ahead of me.” 8 Jesus said to him, “Stand up, take your mat and walk.” 9 At once the man was made well, and he took up his mat and began to walk.
Now that day was a sabbath. 10 So the Jews said to the man who had been cured, “It is the sabbath;...