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Those who truly love God

Saint Symeon the New Theologian       Who are those who truly love God, where does their love for Him come from and how is it shown? What…

Jan 16, 2017
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What is the Kingdom of God?

Metropolitan Anthony Bloom     I should like to begin with a short reading from the book of Revelation, chapters 21 and 22: I heard a great voice…

Jan 15, 2017
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Deicide is the equivalent of Patricide

1. According to the Biblical concept, ‘patricide’ is essentially the same as the sin of Adam and Eve. Their effort to become gods through the forbidden…

Jan 14, 2017
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The Bridge of Diamond

Metropolitan Kallistos Ware of Diokleia ‘Thou hast brought us into being out of nothing’ (The Liturgy of St John Chrysostom). How are we to understand…

Jan 03, 2017
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The Word became Flesh: the inexpressible mystery of salvation

When God, the Son of God, entered the womb of All-Holy Virgin and took flesh from her, He was born a perfect person and perfect God, without confusion….

Dec 30, 2016
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The Dignity of Humankind and the Indignity of God

Ilias Voulgarakis       An undignified Trinity Once upon all the time, there’s God. And from some time there’s human beings. But the…

Dec 26, 2016
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On Worship where it is Due

James W. Lillie In the text by Saint Nil Sorskij which we published recently on the passions of avarice, anger, sorrow and sloth, we read: “In order…

Dec 17, 2016
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Our Relationship with God: 6. The word of Christ

Very Rev. Archimandrite Zacharias (Zacharou) Certainly, the Gospel of Christ was not received of man and is not after man. He Himself assures us that ‘without…

Dec 10, 2016
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The Patricidal Society

The times in which we live are distinguished by a rebellion, unprecedented in history, against any kind of authority or ‘guardianship’. All authority,…

Dec 09, 2016
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Our Relationship with God: 2. The Patriarch Jacob

Very Rev. Archimandrite Zacharias (Zacharou) Previous post here In the continuation of this sacred history, we see that the relationships of men become…

Oct 21, 2016