“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.  His father was also named Basil, and his mother,Continue reading “THE FEAST OF SAINT BASIL THE GREAT (Part I)”

THE LIFE OF SAINT BASIL THE GREAT (Part II)

JANUARY 1st – THE FEAST AND THEHOLY LIFE OF SAINT BASIL THE GREAT(Part II)    Several years passed, and the blessed Basil asked God to send down the grace of the Holy Spirit to enlighten his understanding and give him wisdom so that he might offer the UNBLOODY SACRIFICE using his won words.  Until thatContinue reading “THE LIFE OF SAINT BASIL THE GREAT (Part II)”