Seek Ye First the Kingdom of God

Celebration of the Liturgy is the spiritual core around which the whole life of a priest is built up. It is the liturgy, the standing at God’s Altar that gives you strength to do the rest.” Metropolitan Hilarion Alfeyev While His Eminence’s wise counsel concerns his life as a priest, those same words can be […]

His Grace Bishop Thomas Visits Most Holy Theotokos Rescuer of the Perishing

His Grace the Right Reverend Thomas (Joseph) visited Most Holy Theotokos Rescuer of the Perishing, touring the facility, speaking with residents, and praying in the chapel. Bishop Thomas serves the Antiochian Archdiocese of North America in the Diocese of Charleston, Oakland and the Mid-Atlantic. Since our inception, Bishop Thomas has been enthusiastically supportive of our […]

Most Holy Theotokos Rescuer of the Perishing Featured in Ancient Faith Radio Podcast [AUDIO]

Bobby Maddex interviews Peter Schweitzer, a board member of the new Most Holy Theotokos Rescuer of the Perishing Orthodox assisted-living facility, located in Clearwater, Florida. Podcast courtesy of Ancient Faith Radio. Listen here:      

New Doors Installed for Chapel

It has been a busy week at Most Holy Theotokos Rescuer of the Perishing.  We will be featured in an upcoming podcast on Ancient Faith Radio and we should have news very soon concerning our 501 (c) (3) status. One of our board members, Father Hans Jacobse is presently in Greece on pilgrimage with his […]

His Grace Bishop John Performs Archpastoral Visit to Most Holy Theotokos Rescuer of the Perishing

His Grace Bishop John of Naro-Fominsk and Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA made a hierarchical visit to our elder care facility Most Holy Theotokos Rescuer of the Perishing.  His Grace  performed the lesser consecration of the Chapel dedicated to the Icon of the Mother of God “Rescuer of the Perishing.” In honor […]

Most Holy Theotokos Rescuer of the Perishing Receives Altar Table and Prothesis Table

Thanks to Almighty God, Panagia, and Gerondissa Agapia of Annunciation of the Theotokos Greek Orthodox Monastery in Reddick, Florida, we now have an altar table with handmade coverings as well as a prothesis table (table of oblation).  The monastery donated the holy tables to us after they had been used for divine liturgies for the […]

The Human Touch

Recently, I had an experience I want to share with you.  I was entertaining a group of visitors from Peru.  They are very involved in philanthropic ventures in Peru and when I shared with them what we are doing at Most Holy Theotokos Rescuer of the Perishing, they wanted to visit.  So, I gave them […]

Most Holy Theotokos Rescuer of the Perishing Begins Ministering to Orthodox Faithful at Magnolia Manor

Most Holy Theotokos Rescuer of the Perishing has a collaborative agreement with Magnolia Manor to serve the spiritual needs of Orthodox residents.  Presently, there are ten beds available and reserved for Orthodox faithful who desire to begin a communal life of prayer and repentance.  Please refer to the Schedule of Services for more information about […]