Posts about humility

Feast of Healthy Thoughts

The Gift of Being Ordinary – Part 1

In our quest to get to the heart of Christian life we need to become ordinary. Really? What does it mean to be ordinary? What is the sin of pride? In a…

Mar 15, 2017
Pemptousia Partnership

Fatherhood in the Church is fatherhood of ineffable humility

Metropolitan Amfilhije (Radović) of Montenegro and the Littoral   How does the Church present this fatherhood to people and how does it teach them…

Mar 09, 2017
Led by the Spirit

The iDisease

The iDisease The eyes help us see things other than our own selves.  Nevertheless, our obsession with ourselves blinds us and keeps us from reaching…

Sep 06, 2016
Christ in You

How Not To Judge

In the parable of the Pharisee and the Tax Collector, Jesus is describing the human condition of judgement. It is so easy to judge others in church and…

Mar 07, 2016
Orthodox Youth and Young Adult Programs

Undeserved Mercy

  In his recent article on the Ladder, the blog of the Youth and Young Adult Ministries of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of North America, Christian…

Feb 27, 2016
The Prayer Team

Listen to the Daily Reading for Saint Procopius

  February 27, 2016 Saint Paul’s First Letter to Timothy 6:11-16 Prokeimenon. Mode Plagal 2. Psalm 31.11,1 Be glad in the Lord, and rejoice,…

Feb 26, 2016
Orthodox Youth and Young Adult Programs

Humility and a Reorienting the Heart

  The Gospel of the Pharisee and the Publican is read every year to open the Triodion, the preface period to Great Lent, and it is a highly familiar…

Feb 24, 2016
The True Life, Αληθινή Zωή

Humility, the Pharisee and Preparation

    Listen to our Greek Program… The virtue of humility and the existential loneliness of the Pharisee As we enter the Triodion, the Great…

Feb 22, 2016
The Prayer Team

He Who Humbles Himself Will Be Exalted

Jesus said this parable:  Two men went down to the temple to pray, one a Pharisee, and the other a tax collector.  The Pharisee stood and prayed thus…

Feb 22, 2016
Be Transfigured

Humility Prepares the Way of Christ

Be Transfigured – Humility Prepares the Way of Christ When the Holy Trinity was about to be revealed to the world, God did not send a king, a governor,…

Jan 05, 2016