Chancellor’s Diary

by Fr. John Jillions

Fr. John Jillions

January 8, 2015

The Ethiopian Eunuch: converted through Reading the Scriptures
(Saint John Chrysostom, On Acts, Homily XIX)

Before turning to the next and pivotal section in…

January 7, 2015

Postfeast of Theophany; Synaxis of St. John the Baptist

Acts 8:26-40

26 But an angel of the Lord said…

December 23, 2014

Blessed Christmas and New Year!

As you can tell from the stories and photos from Halki and Constantinople, and…

December 12, 2014

Acts 8:14-25 The Holy Spirit and Simon the Samaritan Magician

14 Now when the apostles at Jerusalem heard that…

December 2, 2014

Acts 8:4-13 Philip and the Samaritans

4 Now those who were scattered went about preaching…

November 26, 2014


As Americans prepare to celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday…

November 25, 2014

Acts 7:54-8:3 The Martyrdom of Stephen and the Persecution of the Church

54 Now when they heard these things they were enraged, and…