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LET US PRAY TO THE LORD

By + V. Rev. Mother Benedicta – Abbess of Holy Dormition Monastery, Rives Junction, MI The work of the inner man.  Prayer is the work of the inner man; it …

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Nothing by Whim

Fr. Paul Jannakos “We must force ourselves to do good.” St. Seraphim of Sarov. Orthodox Christians do very little by whim. This is not to say that there is no …

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On the Education of our Children

1902, San Francisco, Holy Trinity Orthodox Cathedral WE Desire to tell you of some thing, which is of the utmost importance. We find it necessary, unfortunately, to repeat in a …

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The Sower

A word of warning. A word of hope. These two words best characterize the parable of the sower from his morning’s gospel. First, there’s a warning, because the question that …