ORTHODOXY IS THE AUTHENTIC CHURCH OF JESUS CHRIST

My beloved spiritual brothers and sisters in Our Risen Lord Jesus Christ, CHRIST IS RISEN! TRULY HE IS RISEN! ORTHODOXY IS THE AUTHENTIC CHURCH OF CHRIST "When the first Christian Community began, "THEY CONTINUED STEADFASTLY IN THE APOSTLES’ DOCTRINE AND FELLOWSHIP IN THE BREAKING OF THE BREAD AND IN PRAYERS" (Acts 2:42). As we areContinue reading “ORTHODOXY IS THE AUTHENTIC CHURCH OF JESUS CHRIST”

HISTORICAL AND EMINENT WOMEN IN THE OLD TESTAMENT (Part II)

My beloved spiritual brothers and sisters in Our Risen Lord, CHRIST IS RISEN! TRULY HE IS RISEN! HISTORICAL AND EMINENT WOMEN IN THE OLD TESTAMENT (Part II) JOCHEBED – MOTHER OF MOSES Amram and Jochebed were the parents of Moses, who were of the priestly house of Levi. When the child was born, his motherContinue reading “HISTORICAL AND EMINENT WOMEN IN THE OLD TESTAMENT (Part II)”

HISTORICAL WOMEN IN THE OLD TESTAMENT

My beloved spiritual brothers and sisters in Our Risen Lord, CHRIST IS RISEN! TRULY HE IS RISEN! HISTORICAL WOMEN IN THE OLD TESTAMENT EVE (Hebrew ‘Life’) In the Book of Genesis 2:21-25, we read: "Then the Lord God built the rib He took from Adam into a woman, and brought her to him, So AdamContinue reading “HISTORICAL WOMEN IN THE OLD TESTAMENT”

“NO MAN IS AN ISLAND…”

My beloved spiritual brothers and sisters in Our Risen Lord Jesus Christ, CHRIST IS RISEN! HE IS RISEN! "NO MAN IS AN ISLAND…" As you know, the English poet, Mr. John Donne, in the 17th century, famously wrote that "no man is an island," comparing people to countries, and arguing for the interconnectedness of allContinue reading ““NO MAN IS AN ISLAND…””

DO YOU EVER FEEL LIKE DRIFTWOOD IN THE SEA OF LIFE?

My beloved spiritual brothers and sisters in Our Risen Lord Jesus Christ, CHRIST IS RISEN! TRULY HE IS RISEN! DO YOU EVER FEEL LIKE DRIFTWOOD IN THE SEA OF LIFE? Life is mysterious and unpredictable, very much like the weather. There are many similarities between human life and the weather. A day can start calm,Continue reading “DO YOU EVER FEEL LIKE DRIFTWOOD IN THE SEA OF LIFE?”

THE LIFE OF THE CHRISTIAN IS A LIFE OF SERVICE AND OBEDIENCE TO JESUS CHRIST

My beloved spiritual brothers and sisters in Our Risen Lord Christ, CHRIST IS RISEN! TRULY HE IS RISEN! THE LIFE OF THE CHRISTIAN IS A LIFE OF SERVICE AND OBEDIENCE TO JESUS CHRIST Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, the Son of God, is the example par excellence of both service and obedience. He taughtContinue reading “THE LIFE OF THE CHRISTIAN IS A LIFE OF SERVICE AND OBEDIENCE TO JESUS CHRIST”

“THE BEGINNING OF WISDOM IS THE FEAR OF THE LORD…” (Psalm 110 111:10)

My beloved spiritual brothers and sisters in Our Risen Savior Jesus Christ, CHRIST IS RISEN! TRULY HE IS RISEN! "THE BEGINNING OF WISDOM IS THE FEAR OF THE LORD…" (Psalm 110 [111):10) During the Divine Liturgy the priest, the Holy Bible from the holy Altar Table which it lies upon and processes in front ofContinue reading ““THE BEGINNING OF WISDOM IS THE FEAR OF THE LORD…” (Psalm 110 111:10)”

ORTHODOXY HOLDS MOTHERHOOD TO BE SACRED

My beloved spiritual brothers and sisters in Our Risen Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, CHRIST IS RISEN! TRULY HE IS RISEN! ORTHODOXY HOLDS MOTHERHOOD TO BE SACRED On May 9th this year we celebrate Mother’s Day. This day is dedicated to a precious and special human being, a woman, and who is a gift fromContinue reading “ORTHODOXY HOLDS MOTHERHOOD TO BE SACRED”