Posts by Sandra Glisic

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Христос се роди! Ваистину се Христос роди! Christ is Born! Indeed He is Born!

The above words are the first words that Serbian Orthodox Christians use to greet each other during the Old Calendar Christmas. But, before and after those…

Jan 08, 2015
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40:Love for God

After 5 hours and 53 minutes of grueling tennis, a man stops, smiles, and then crosses himself in the name of the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit….

Oct 14, 2014
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Yes, you only live once, but…

“Well, those who are now young, will go to Church when they get old, but now, most likely, they want to use and exploit the youth they have, as a song…

Jul 09, 2014
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My Not Greek, Not Russian Orthodoxy

Usually when people hear the word Orthodox, they either think “Greek” or “Russian,” and some even think Orthodox Jewish. However, my Orthodoxy…

Jun 05, 2014
Featured Orthodox Christian Churches

Chicago, IL: Serbian Orthodox Church of the Holy Resurrection

About a year ago, I started my third year of college. I had to move to Chicago and change my whole routine, including my church. However, my new parish…

May 15, 2014
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“Honey, it’s time to get married!”

For 18 years of my life, my parents have told me that school was my number one priority in life. Personally, I never had a problem with this since school…

Apr 22, 2014
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Hey, You! What’s Your Slava?

So, what is your slava, or are you wondering what in the world a slava is? Well, a slava is a Serbian Orthodox tradition which would translate into a sort…

Jan 26, 2014
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Why in the world do we go to school?

I was at my best friend’s house the other night. She had finals that week, and she was telling me how she was stressed, depressed, and just exhausted…

Jan 05, 2014
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Hate to Admit It, But I Procrastinate, too!

The newest best friend of everyone today, especially college students, is procrastination. I usually try to do everything on time. Typically, I am that…

Nov 24, 2013
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18 Orthodox, Going on 19 Orthodox

I planned on writing this piece about something completely different, but at the last minute, some things have come to my mind. My birthday is in three…

Oct 24, 2013
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We all have a special saint. Who is yours?

“You chose a silent and solitary life; You followed Christ your Bridegroom. You took his easy yoke in your youth, arming yourself with the sign of the…

Sep 18, 2013
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Who has the Last Word?

“What I see around me would drive me insane if I did not know that no matter what happens, God will have the last word.” – Elder Paisios…

Aug 13, 2013

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