Words of Life

They pursue glory Saint Nectarios of Pentapolis 17 March 2020 Ambition is the intense desire of those who are interested in glory and i...
Very different from wealth Saint Anthony the Great 16 March 2020 You’ll be a spiritual person when you think of the acquisition of wealth ...
Wretched man that I am! Saint Paul 15 March 2020 But I see in my members another law at war with the law of my mind, makin...
You can easily catch evil, like a contagious disease Starets Parfenij of the Lavra of the Caves in Kiev 14 March 2020 Evil is passed on so quickly, like a contagious disease. If you mix with ...
The virtue of virtues Saint John of Damascus 13 March 2020 As the God-bearing Fathers say, when the intellect forgets the purpose of...
Not quickly or easily Saint Macarius of Egypt 12 March 2020 Nobody can reach spiritual heights all at once or easily. There are years...
By His word Saint Theophan the Recluse 11 March 2020 If we don’t want it and don’t pursue it, grace won’t begin to act in us. ...
I feel the punishment inside myself Saint John of Kronstadt 10 March 2020 Sloth, stubbornness or any other passion is followed by commensurate puni...
‘Progressives’ Saint John of Kronstadt 9 March 2020 Some ‘progressive’ people see the Church as their enemy. But is there any...
The Lord will envelop you Desert Fathers 8 March 2020 Guard your mouth, practice the Jesus prayer, show restraint and the Lor...
Content