Blessed are the Peacemakers

Blessed are the Peacemakers

Listen Now. We will now be including the daily reading of Epistle and Gospel with The Prayer Team. The Beatitudes Blessed are the peacemakers, for they shall be called sons of God.  Matthew 5:9   Good morning Prayer Team! There is a difference between a peacemaker and a peace-taker.  A...

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Our Relationship with God: 8. Pride and despair

Our Relationship with God: 8. Pride and despair

Very Rev. Archimandrite Zacharias (Zacharou)   We also said that those who are born of the spirit have a heart in which dwells Christ ‘through faith’. According to biblical anthropology and orthodox tradition, the heart of man is the centre of his personhood. It is there that choices occur and...

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Close to Christ and Far from Him

Close to Christ and Far from Him

Archimandrite Ioïl Yiannakopoulos   A. Far from Christ. From today’s Gospel reading : ‘We’ve worked all night long and haven’t caught anything’, says Peter to Christ when the latter tells him to let the nets out again*. So, away from Christ, it was ‘night’ for them. They worked...

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