Tagged: Orthodox

Saint Tryphon of Campsada

According to the Orthodox Book of Saints, on February 1 honor the memory of St. Tryphon has established itself as the protector of wine. St. Tryphon was born in Campsada of Phrygia and his...

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Why do the Orthodox stick to Byzantine Services

Question: ‘Why do the Orthodox stick to Byzantine Services?’ S.M.: ‘The Byzantine rite is actually not purely Byzantine. But for now I leave aside the history of all the elements. ‘Conformity itself does not...

Epiphany in Aqaba

Epiphany in Aqaba

For the first time in history, the waters of the red sea were consecrated by the superior father Klaudios from the Aqaba monastery of St. Nicholas, of the Greek Orthosox Patriarchate in Jerusalem. Then...

St John Kronstadt

My Life in Christ

“There is nothing impossible unto those who believe; lively and unshaken faith can accomplish great miracles in the twinkling of an eye. Besides, even without our sincere and firm faith, miracles are accomplished, such...

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Saint Silouan on Love

The soul cannot know peace unless she prays for her enemies. The soul that has learned of God’s grace to pray, feels love and compassion for every created thing, and in particular for mankind,...