Sermon on the Nativity of Christ Deacon Peter Markevich Jordanville Readings January 6, 2021 by Archimandrite Ilarion (Prikhodko) “One thing alone has remained as unchanging as eternity itself: the gentle yet commanding summons that the world heard from angelic lips two thousand years ago.” Today’s sermon on the Nativity of Christ is taken from: A Beacon of Hope: The Teaching of Father Ilarion by Natalia M. Kopyttseva; Translated by Nathan K. Williams Available in print and digital form, wherever books are sold. Music: Sessional Hymn after the third ode at Matins for Holy Saturday. Automelon: Thy tomb, O Saviour About the Podcast Jordanville Readings is produced and distributed by Holy Trinity Publications in Jordanville, NY with the blessing of His Grace, Bishop Luke of Syracuse. All rights reserved. Subscribe today at Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, or wherever you get your podcasts to automatically receive new episodes as they become available! We’ll also post new episodes here at Orthodox Life. For more information about our publishing work, please visit HolyTrinityPublications.com Please support this podcast and our wider publishing work by making a monthly pledge of support.