Posts about forgiveness

The Sounding Blog

Musings from a Grateful Convert: A Priest’s Impression of Prison

Recently, I had the privilege to interview Father Nikitas Theodosion, a Priest who visited a prison inmate in August of 2017.  The following is the transcript…

Dec 06, 2017
The Sounding Blog

Fasting and Prayer

The Great Canon of St. Andrew says, “When the Lord had fasted for forty days in the wilderness, He at last became hungry, showing His human nature. Do…

Oct 04, 2017
The Sounding Blog

Should Orthodox Churches Have Armed Guards?

Our family discussed this question after attending liturgy one Sunday. The reason? The parish leadership chose to hire an armed security detail in response…

Jul 10, 2017
Pemptousia Partnership

When People Don’t Forgive

Abbot Tryphon There are people who insist on holding on to resentment, often inventing situations in their minds that never happened, justifying their…

Jun 01, 2017
Pemptousia Partnership

The Greatest Form of Knowledge

Archimandrite Theofilos Lemontzis, D. Th.   The ability to forgive others depends on how honest we are with ourselves. ‘The greatest form of knowledge…

Apr 29, 2017
Pemptousia Partnership

The Great Gain

Archimandrite Theofilos Lemontzis, D. Th.   Forgiveness is the effort and exercise of a love that is, in the end, transformed into joy and leads to…

Apr 26, 2017
Pemptousia Partnership

‘Father forgive them, for they do not know what they are doing’ (Luke 23, 24)

Archimandrite Theofilos Lemontzis, D. Th.   Jesus again sets the Law of the Old Testament in its true interpretational framework and at the same time…

Apr 24, 2017
Pemptousia Partnership

The temptation of rough justice and the law of forgiveness

Archimandrite Theofilos Lemontzis, D. Th.   Once people distanced themselves from God, inebriated by the mortal pleasure of Luciferian self-deification,…

Apr 17, 2017
Feast of Healthy Thoughts

On Forgiveness – Fr. Anthony Tandilyan with Dr. Kyriaki Karidoyanes FitzGerald

“How do we work through the good and the pain we have experienced in our lives? Forgiveness is holding the other party blameless”, says Dr….

Feb 26, 2017
Pemptousia Partnership

The Elder of love, forgiveness and discernment

Alexandros Christodoulou Elder Iakovos Tsalikis (5/11/1920-21/11/1991) Our age and today’s culture has, unfortunately moved away from the vision and…

Nov 22, 2016