Category : Scripture

Written on Oct, 08, 2018 by in | Leave a comment

Today, Christ calls us to become fire!

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Written on Oct, 01, 2018 by in | Leave a comment

Too often, Orthodox Christians imagine that conformity to the Tradition of the Church is sufficient for salvation. But it simply isn’t enough to be carried along by Holy Tradition like a stick in a stream.

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Written on Sep, 24, 2018 by in | Leave a comment

…there isn’t a “hard virtue” that doesn’t bear fruit in a “soft virtue.”

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Written on Sep, 17, 2018 by in | Leave a comment

September 16 (O.S., 3) 2018: 16th Sunday after Pentecost; Hieromartyr Anthimus, bishop of Nicomedia. Martyrs Theophilus deacon, Dorotheos, Mardonius, Migdonius, Peter, Indes, Gorgonius, Zeno, the Virgin Domna, and Euthymius (302). St. Theoctistus (467), fellow-faster with St. Euthymius the Great. St. Phoebe, deaconess at Cenchreae near Corinth (1st c.). Martyr Basilissa of Nicomedia (309). Hieromartyr Aristion, bishop of Alexandria, in Syria …

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Written on Sep, 14, 2018 by in | Leave a comment

Is there anyone you hate so much that you would see them enslaved by the same self-hatred that afflicts you?

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Written on Sep, 04, 2018 by in | Leave a comment

We all of us have a vocation!

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Written on Aug, 29, 2018 by in | Leave a comment

I am not the owner or source of grace but its steward.

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Written on Aug, 20, 2018 by in | Leave a comment

I must empty myself of all those things in my life I cling to and depend upon rather than God. This is the meaning of repentance. I lay aside everything in my life that is not God.

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Written on Aug, 13, 2018 by in | Leave a comment

Like the wicked servant, there are those who think human rights “ free” them from the Gospel.

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Written on Aug, 06, 2018 by in | Leave a comment

Today God calls us to be men and women of intense prayer. Not only the formal prayer found in books but the quiet prayer of the heart.

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