Religious Life

Charitable Works Abolish Death! Saint John Chrysostom 24 September 2013 Their power is so great that they not only cleanse sins but even do away wi...
The Holy Mandylion (16 August) James W. Lillie 16 August 2013 On August 16, the Orthodox Church celebrates the translation of the Holy Ma...
Let’s recognize God’s gifts at long last Varnavas, Metropolitan of Neapolis and Stavroupolis 11 August 2013 All those who really believe in God accept his attributes as these have bee...
The Risk Demanded by Jesus Varnavas, Metropolitan of Neapolis and Stavroupolis 8 July 2013 We saw last Sunday who the Twelve Apostles were, and this Sunday the Gospel...
We should pray for Turkey Protopresbyter Lambros Fotopoulos 10 June 2013 There are lots of Greeks who’re speculating in nationalistic terms that the...
The “Water of Life” Varnavas, Metropolitan of Neapolis and Stavroupolis 2 June 2013 In the Gospel reading for tomorrow (4, 5-42), Saint John the Evangelist tra...
Herod Is Always with Us Fr. John Garvey 8 May 2013 Herod Is Always with Us Politics and Other Illusions When Luke tells us...
Apocalypse Now Fr. Stephen Freeman 22 April 2013 Few teachings of the Christian faith are as easily misunderstood and equall...
Dimensions of the Fast Saint Basil the Great 10 April 2013 We know the grace of fasting from Isaiah, who rejected the Jewish way and t...
Great Lent, the Welcome Time – ΙΙ Symeon, Metropolitan of New Smyrna 20 March 2013 B. But the hymnographer also calls Great Lent something else. He says it’s...
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