Seek Ye First the Kingdom
Sermons on the Sunday Gospel Readings of the Orthodox Liturgical Year and Five Festal Sermons
by Protopresbyter James Thornton
Of all the portions of the Holy Bible, the Gospels are the very heart, since they record the Incarnation of Christ God, His life and mission on earth, His death on the Cross, His Resurrection from the dead, His founding the Church, and His Ascension to Heaven. They contain the actual words spoken by Him. This collection of sermons brings these words to a modern audience in an accessible, reverent, and uplifting style that will appeal to all readers.
About the Author
The Reverend Dr. James Thornton
holds the Diploma and Licentiate
in Orthodox Theological Studies from
the C.T.O.S., where he is a Research Associate, and a
Doctorate in Advanced Pastoral Studies from
the San Francisco Theological Seminary. He serves the Holy Trinity Eastern Orthodox Church in Oxnard, California, a parish of the American Exarchate of the Orthodox Church of Greece, Holy Synod in Resistance.