THE VENERABLE PROPHETS OF THE OLD TESTAMENT

My beloved brothers and sisters in Christ God, CHRIST IS IN OUR MIDST! HE WAS, IS, AND EVER SHALL BE. Let us pray to the Lord. Kyrie eleison. Shine in our hearts, O Merciful Master, the pure Light of Thy Divine knowledge and open the eyes of our mind that we may understand the teachingsContinue reading “THE VENERABLE PROPHETS OF THE OLD TESTAMENT”

THE LIFE OF THE ORTHODOX CHRISTIAN IS A LIFE OF PRAYER

My brothers and sisters in Christ God, Christ is in our midst! He was, is, and ever shall be. THE LIFE OF THE ORTHODOX CHRISTIAN IS A LIFE OF PRAYER "PRAY WITHOUT CEASING IN EVERYTHING GIVE THANKS; FOR THIS IS THE WILL OF GOD IN CHRIST JESUS FOR YOU" (1 Thessalonians 5:17-18). The Holy FathersContinue reading “THE LIFE OF THE ORTHODOX CHRISTIAN IS A LIFE OF PRAYER”

ON GOOD AND EVIL AND RIGHT AND WRONG (Part II)

My beloved brothers and sisters in Christ God, Christ is in our midst! He was, is, and ever shall be. ON GOOD AND EVIL AND RIGHT AND WRONG (Part II) "According to the testimony of the word of God, the ORIGIN OF SIN COMES FROM THE DEVIL. "He that committeth sin is of the devil;Continue reading “ON GOOD AND EVIL AND RIGHT AND WRONG (Part II)”

ON GOOD AND EVIL AND RIGHT AND WRONG

My beloved brothers and sisters in Christ God, Christ is in our midst! He was, is, and ever shall be. ON GOOD AND EVIL AND RIGHT AND WRONG In Genesis I, of the Old Testament, it is constantly affirmed "and God saw that it was good" and by doing so it underscores the fundamental goodnessContinue reading “ON GOOD AND EVIL AND RIGHT AND WRONG”

“DO NOT FEAR…” (Revelation 2:10)

My beloved brothers and sisters in Christ God, Christ is in our midst! Our contemporary world is gripped by uncertainty and fear. A fear that has never been felt before to such a degree. A fear which is debilitating and renders us weak and unable to live normal lives. How do we overcome this overwhelmingContinue reading ““DO NOT FEAR…” (Revelation 2:10)”

THE FEAST OF SAINT BASIL THE GREAT (Part I)

ON JANUARY 1stOUR HOLY ORTHODOX CHRISTIAN CHURCHCOMMEMORATES SAINT BASIL THE GREAT,ARCHBISHOP OF CAESAREA IN CAPPADOCIA By Amphilochius, Bishop of Amaseia Basil, preeminent among hierarchs, wisest of saintly teachers, and a wondrous favorite of God, was born in Cappadocia toward the end of the Great Constantine’s reign. ┬áHis father was also named Basil, and his mother,Continue reading “THE FEAST OF SAINT BASIL THE GREAT (Part I)”