If a soul loves God Saint Ephraim the Syrian

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Temptations, then, test souls, to see if they love God or not, and it’s these temptations that make souls worthy ...

An absurd form of disdain Saint – Gregory the Theologian

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When people extracted gold, silver and precious stones from the earth, and when they’d made more soft clothes than they ...

The wrath of God Saint – Maximos the Confessor

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The wrath of God is a painful sensation for those whom He chastises. And it becomes a painful sensation when ...

The way to peace Saint – Nicodemus the Hagiorite

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The way to acquire peace is as follows: forget entirely your fall and the sin and give yourself over to ...

Restraint in all things Saint – Isidore of Pelusium

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No fasting from food is of any benefit to those who don’t fast from their other feelings, because those who ...

Stavrovouni Monastery

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Stavrovouni Monastery is perched on a rocky peak 750m above sea level. Legend has it that it was founded in ...

A calibrated eye Saint – John of Kronstadt

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The heart is the eye of human existence. The clearer it is, the quicker, farther and more clearly it sees. ...

Again, on sorrows and patience Saint – Dimitry of Rostov

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Patience in trials is a sure way of uniting ourselves to God. Complaining separates us from God, so patience forges ...

A “thank you, God” present Saint – Gregory the Theologian

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Give something to God as a “thank you” present, for the fact that you’re one of those who can give charity ...

Vigilance, patience and boldness Saint – Dimitry of Rostov

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Strive to remain unflinchingly in a state of spiritual vigilance, patience and boldness, because only then will you sense the ...

The unjust wealth Saint John Chrysostom

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When you see somebody becoming rich through wrong-doing and then living prosperously, sigh and weep for them. Because this wealth ...

Patience Elder – Ephraim of Arizona

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All the trials which the love of God sends us are so that we can acquire patience and become like ...

Casting mud Saint – Nicholas Velimirovich

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The Lord didn’t live among people in order to besmirch them, but to cleanse them. He never sullied anyone, but, ...

Wrapped sin Elder Joseph of Vatopaidi

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Sin never appears as it really is, naked, abstract, because if it did, it wouldn’t deceive people’s minds so easily ...

Rely on the Grace Abbot – Georgios Kapsanis of Gregoriou

Δημοσιεύθηκε: 20 Ιουνίου 2015 Κατηγορίες: Christianity, In English, Ξένες γλώσσες

If you allow the thought that you can rely on your own powers and proceed in that vein, then pride ...

Put some effort Venerable – Porphyrios of Kavsokalyvia

Δημοσιεύθηκε: 19 Ιουνίου 2015 Κατηγορίες: Christianity, In English, Ξένες γλώσσες

The indolent, the idle and the lazy are not all right with God. Laziness isn’t a good thing at all. ...

No secrets Saint – Nicholas Velimirovich

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You can hide yourself more easily from the wind than from the sight of God. All the secrets of humanity ...

By the same standard Saint – Nicholas Velimirovich

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God will behave towards us in the same way as we behave to our brothers and sisters. We’ll be measured ...

Cyprus Today, January-March 2015

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ST. NICHOLAS CHURCH·DEMRE The Church of St. Nicholas is located in Kale (Demre) county on Turkey’s southern Mediterranean coast 140 ...

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