Our Mother Who Art in Heaven

Our Mother Who Art in Heaven

Now that I have your attention with the radically unusual title you see above, I want to assure you that no prayer within the corpus of Orthodox Christian writings begins with these words. The ‘paternal’ version of the “Our Father” prayer is well known to us all; and yet during...

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FAITH—Nativity of the Virgin Mary

FAITH—Nativity of the Virgin Mary

Listen Now. We will now be including the daily reading of Epistle and Gospel with The Prayer Team.   The Five Feasts of the Virgin Mary: FAITH—Nativity of the Virgin Mary Your divine throne endures forever and ever.  Your royal scepter is a scepter of equity; you love righteousness and hate wickedness. ...

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The Holy Dormition of our Most Pure Lady, the Mother of God and Ever-Virgin Mary

The Holy Dormition of our Most Pure Lady, the Mother of God and Ever-Virgin Mary

Saint Gregory Palamas   If ‘the death of the saints is precious and the memory of the righteous is blessed’, with how much greater praise should we keep the memory of the ‘saint of the saints’ through whom the whole of sanctity came to them, that is the memory of...

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