"Acquire a peaceful spirit and thousands around you shall be saved." ~St Seraphim of Sarov
You may want to read this post on the Mystery of the Trinity first. Mystery is important when we consider the Holy Trinity, but it's a "certain" kind of mystery that we use when we [...]
Happiness can only be achieved by looking inward and learning to enjoy whatever life has, and this requires transforming greed into gratitude. ~ Saint John Chrysostom
Prayer is a refuge for those who are shaken, an anchor for those tossed by waves, a walking stick for the infirm, a treasure house for the poor, a stronghold for the rich, a destroyer [...]
Christianity is not a blueprint for fixing the world or correcting the outcome of history. It does not consist of the project of building the kingdom of God in this world. Were such a thing [...]
Here's a short list of imperfect people, yet God still used them.
Are you a visual learner? This is a very interesting way to present some of the most frequently introduced topics across the four Gospels, and it's much more effective than a mere chart with four [...]
At Christmas, we see Jesus come to us as a humble child. And twelve days later we see the humble child revealed as the King of Gory. God unveiled the mystery of the Trinity [...]
"People might argue with the form that honor has taken over the centuries (icons, candles, hymns, prayers, etc.), but at no time has there ever been any intention of offering worship. Indeed, that would be [...]
In the running waters of the Jordan River, on this day the Lord of all crieth to John: Do not be afraid to baptize me, for I have come to save the first Adam.