"I am freer here in prison than I was ever on the outside!" Over many years of being a prison chaplain, I have heard that statement countless times. How could that possibly be? How could [...]
“...Paul and Silas were praying and singing hymns to God, and the prisoners were listening to them...” Acts 16:25 June 12, 2016 Prison Ministry Awareness Sunday Beloved Brothers and Sisters in Christ: Christ is risen! [...]
I did a lot of reading, I would read an hour of an Orthodox book and then an hour of the Bible. My goal was to read the Bible in a year and I did. And then I started it over again.”
“Thank you for not forgetting the prisoners. My Dad became a Christian and is a totally different person because of your ministry.”
Amen! Thank God for our priests and volunteers who go into prisons, forging relationships and sharing the love of God in such a powerful way. This is an important push for the rest of us to go do likewise.
March 29-April 1, 2016