Fasting is wonderful because it tramples our sins like a dirty weed, while it cultivates and raises truth like a flower.” ~ St. John Chrysostom
"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 [...]