Fr. Josiah Trenham
The mysteries of the Holy Liturgy are explained with patristic commentary; the 25 foundational principles of traditional Christian worship derived from the Holy Scripture are outlined; and the unbroken traditions of the Church are explored.
Lecture 1: Fundamental Truths of Orthodox Worship
Lecture 2: Preparation for the Holy Liturgy and The Prothesis
Lecture 3: The Great Litany, the Amen, and the Antiphons - The Liturgy of the Catechumens
Lecture 4: Hesychia, the Little Entrance, Readings, and Homily - The Liturgy of the Catechumens
Lecture 5: The Catechumens, the Cherubic Hymn, and the Great Entrance - The Liturgy of the Faithful
Lecture 6: The Angel of Peace, the Kiss of Love, and the Creed - The Liturgy of the Faithful
Lecture 7: The Holy Anaphora- The Holy of Holies of the Divine Liturgy - The Liturgy of the Faithful
Lecture 8: The Memory of the Saints, the Diptychs, and the Our Father - The Liturgy of the Faithful
Lecture 9: Holy Things are for the Holy- Holy Communion - The Liturgy of the Faithful
Lecture 10: Let us go forth in peace- The Dismissal - The Liturgy of the Faithful
FATHER JOSIAH TRENHAM is a native Southern Californian. He was ordained to the Holy Priesthood in 1993, and was awarded the Ph.D. in Theology from the University of Durham, England, in 2004. He has served as pastor of St. Andrew Orthodox Church in Riverside, Ca. since 1998. Father Josiah was married in 1988, and has ten children.