After my death our beloved Church abroad will break three ways ... first the Greeks will leave us as they were never a part of us ... then those who live for this world and its glory will go to Moscow ... what will remain will be those souls faithful to Christ and His Church. ~St. Philaret of NY


Thanksgiving Greetings from DEP Psaltic Arts Group



Add star 

John-Peter Presson

Wed, Nov 22, 2017 at 8:57 AM

Every year, for some years now, around the Thanksgiving holiday, I ponder on a service (below) that was blessed by St. Tikhon of Moscow (and, really, Apostle to America) during his prolific missionary days as Bishop of San Francisco.  One thing that he was particularly struck by in the heyday of American culture, is that Americans set aside a particular day to give thanks to God for all that he has bestowed.  

DISCLAIMER:  This service does not, at present, have the blessing of our hierarchs for liturgical use, and is presented for contemplation purposes only.  

Happy Thanksgiving to all.

John-Peter Presson
Protopsaltis of the Diocese of Etna & Portland (ΓΟΧ)
Director of Liturgical Music -Holy Nativity of the Theotokos Cathedral -Portland, OR
Musicorum et cantorum magna est distantia, isti dicunt, illi sciunt quae componit musica. - Guido of Arrezzo
Published in 1901 with the blessing of St. Tikhon of Moscow

posted here:
(if link does not work, check in the sidebar)

1 comment:

Naina Paul said...

Christmas Gift Collection
For Order Call Now - 9713099668 ( 10 Am to 6 PM)
jesus christ statue
christmas crib nativity set
We Also provide in whole sale
09 pc. Nativity set- Code-17628, 490/- INR
10 pc. Nativity set- Code-17629, 590/- INR
12 pc. Nativity set- Code-17634, 1200/- INR
For Order Call Now - 9713099668 ( 10 Am to 6 PM)

Post a Comment