Words of Life
The greatest attraction
Saint Cyprian of Carthage
3 August 2016
When you commit a serious sin and then repent, take up the trumpet of praye...
It’ll be like a habit to them
Saint John Chrysostom
2 August 2016
So if, from the beginning, from their first steps, we keep children away fr...
Abbess Makrina, Holy Monastery of Our Lady the Guide, Portaria
1 August 2016
Chase the ‘prayer’ as those people do who are looking for a pearl. Without ...
The product of a sound mind
Saint Nectarios of Pentapolis
31 July 2016
To be quiet is the fruit of a royal and noble upbringing. Those who’ve lear...
You have to bend down
Saint Augustine of Hippo
30 July 2016
The Scriptures have a low door. If you want to enter, you have to be either...
Let’s destroy them
Saint John the Damascan
29 July 2016
We shouldn’t entertain thoughts that are pleasing to the devil, but should ...
Soap bubbles and straws
Saint Nilos the Ascetic
28 July 2016
I reckon all the fine things of this world to be wisps of grass, soap bubbl...
Essentially, we’re all the same
Saint John of Kronstadt
27 July 2016
Love every person indiscriminately. Never mind if they’re weak and sinful. ...
They’re estranged from everything
Saint Photios the Great, Patriarch of Constantinople
26 July 2016
People who don’t have love within themselves have been cut off and isolated...
It should be like this
25 July 2016
The life of a monk should be such that he should gradually become an angel ...