“… HE WHO HATES… WALKS IN DARKNESS…” (1 John 2:11)

My beloved spiritual brothers and sisters in Our Risen Lord, CHRIST IS RISEN! TRULY HE IS RISEN! "… HE WHO HATES…" "But he who hates his brother IS IN DARKNESS and WALKS IN DARKNESS, and DOES NOT KNOW WHERE HE IS GOING, because THE DARKNESS HAS BLINDED HIS EYES" (1 John 2:11). The NEW COMMANDMENTContinue reading ““… HE WHO HATES… WALKS IN DARKNESS…” (1 John 2:11)”

THE DANGER OF LOSING YOUR SOUL (Part II)

My beloved spiritual brothers and sisters in Our Risen Lord and God, CHRIST IS RISEN! TRULY HE IS RISEN! THE DANGER OF LOSING YOUR SOUL (Part II) Saint Gregory the Theologian says, "Just as the body, which was originally formed IN US OF DUST, became subsequently the current of human bodies as has not beenContinue reading “THE DANGER OF LOSING YOUR SOUL (Part II)”

THE WEDNESDAY OF MID-PENTECOST

My beloved spiritual brothers and sisters in Our Risen Savior, CHRIST IS RISEN! TRULY HE IS RISEN! THE WEDNESDAY OF MID-PENTECOST Apolytikion (Dismissal) hymn of the Feast. Plagal of Fourth Tone. "At Mid-feast give Thou my thirsty soul to drink of the waters of piety; for Thou, O Savior, didst cry out to all. WhosoeverContinue reading “THE WEDNESDAY OF MID-PENTECOST”

SIMPLE VILLAGE FOLK WHO SAW… THE UNCREATED LIGHT!

My beloved spiritual brothers and sisters in Our Risen Lord, CHRIST IS RISEN! TRULY HE IS RISEN! SIMPLE VILLAGE FOLK WHO SAW… THE UNCREATED LIGHT! By the Reverand Father Nicholas Loudovikos Once, I happened to witness an event that I will tell you about… I was a young officiating presbyter at the time, and IContinue reading “SIMPLE VILLAGE FOLK WHO SAW… THE UNCREATED LIGHT!”

THE LAY PORTER WHO RESURRECTED A DEAD MAN

My beloved spiritual brothers and sisters in Our Risen Lord, CHRIST IS RISEN! TRULY HE IS RISEN! THE LAY PORTER WHO RESURRECTED A DEAD MAN By the Geron (Elder) Paisios … I once met a man who was very kind and sensitive. Just imagine, he even refused to stay overnight at the Monastery, because heContinue reading “THE LAY PORTER WHO RESURRECTED A DEAD MAN”

“…OF WHOM THE WORLD WAS NOT WORTHY…” (Hebrews 11:38).

My beloved brothers and sisters in Our Risen Jesus Christ God and Savior, CHRIST IS RISEN! TRULY HE IS RISEN! "…Others were TORTURED, not accepting deliverance, that they might obtain a better resurrection. Still, others had trial of mockings and scourgings, yes, and of chains and imprisonment. They WERE STONED, THEY WERE SOWN IN TWO,Continue reading ““…OF WHOM THE WORLD WAS NOT WORTHY…” (Hebrews 11:38).”

WE ARE UNITED IN CHRIST OUR RISEN LORD

My beloved spiritual brothers and sisters in Our Risen Savior, CHRIST IS RISEN! TRULY HE IS RISEN! WE ARE UNITED IN CHRIST OUR RISEN LORD "There is ONE BODY and ONE SPIRIT, just as you were called IN ONE HOPE of your calling, ONE LORD, ONE FAITH, ONE BAPTISM, ONE GOD and Father of ALL,Continue reading “WE ARE UNITED IN CHRIST OUR RISEN LORD”