Sunday of the Publican and the Pharisee

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Publican and Pharisee: Lead Story

The Parable of the Publican and Pharisee

Repentance is the door through which we enter Lent, the starting-point of the journey to Pascha (Easter). To repent signifies far more than self-pity or futile regret over things done in the past. To repent is to be renewed, to be transformed in our inward viewpoint, to attain a fresh way of looking at our relationship with God and with others.

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Let Your Light Shine

Let us flee the proud speaking of the Pharisee and learn the humility of the Publican, and with groaning let us cry unto the Savior: Be merciful to us, for Thou alone art ready to forgive.

(Kontakion of the Sunday of the Publican and Pharisee)





Come & See

Explore our ministry resources for the lenten period.