Pastor’s Sermon Thomas Sunday By V. Rev. Timothy Baclig May 9, 2021 Christ is risen!  Truly He is risen!     المسيح قام! حقًا قام!   Today’s Gospel, highlights the experience…
St. Michael Antiochian Orthodox Church of the San Fernando Valley 16643 Vanowen Street, Van Nuys, California 91406-4622   May 2, 2021   Beloved in Christ,    With great joy we…
Pastoral Message V. Rev. Timothy Baclig, Pastor Palm Sunday - April 25, 2021   Beloved in Christ,   Our celebration on Palm Sunday actually begins with the miracle of Christ…
PASTORAL SERMON The Fifth Sunday of Great Lent Commemorating St. Mary of Egypt By V. Rev. Timothy Baclig April 18, 2021   One of the hymns in our Sunday Orthros…
Pastor’s Sermon The Fourth Sunday of Great Lent By V. Rev. Timothy Baclig April 11, 2021   If Great Lent is to become a means of spiritual transformation before the…
Pastoral Sermon By V. Rev. Timothy Baclig The Second Sunday of Great Lent March 28, 2021   In the reading of today’s Epistle we hear St. Paul say: We must pay…
Pastoral Sermon The Feast of the Annunciation by V. Rev. Timothy Baclig March 25, 2021   On this Feast of the Holy Annunciation, the Archangel Gabriel, who is also commemorated…
PASTORAL SERMON The First Sunday of Great Lent By V. Rev. Timothy Baclig March 21, 2021   The First Sunday of Lent is called the “Sunday of Orthodoxy.”  It is…
Pastoral Sermon The Sunday of Forgiveness March 14, 2021   Today’s Gospel lesson makes clear that God’s forgiveness is tied to our forgiveness of others.  In other words, just as…
PASTORAL SERMON The Sunday of Meat Fare By V. Rev. Timothy Baclig March 7, 2021   The themes of love and judgment are often mentioned together in the Bible and…