Posts about humility

Pemptousia Partnership

On Humility and the Humble Outlook – 1

By Elder Joseph of Vatopaidi (+2009) The title of this speech in Greek is ‘Περί ταπεινώσεως και ταπεινοφροσύνης’….

Sep 30, 2014
Vengan a Recibir la Luz

La Fiesta de la Exaltación de la Santísima Cruz

En este episodio de Vengan a Recibir la Luz, los presentadores Padre Aristidis Arizi y Padre David Wooten abordan el tema de la Fiesta de la Exaltación…

Sep 24, 2014
The Sounding

Even Ascetics Need Community

They said of an old man that he went on fasting for seventy weeks, eating a meal only once a week. He asked of God the meaning of a text of the Holy Scriptures…

Sep 02, 2014
The Sounding

The Work of a Leader Begins at Liturgy

“Let no man’s place, or dignity, or riches, puff him up; and let no man’s low condition or poverty abase him. For the chief points are…

Jul 24, 2014
The Sounding

The Power of a Random Act of Kindness

I have seen this heartwarming and inspirational video bouncing around social media recently that is actually a commercial for a life insurance company…

Jul 14, 2014
The Sounding

Martyr Rugs and Angelic Voices

God loves us, and we can find this to be so in the beauty that surrounds us. Sometimes we are watching and listening for it. Sometimes we are not. Icons…

Jun 22, 2014
The Sounding

St. Silouan the Athonite on How to Talk to Heterodox

St. Silouan the Athonite (1866–1938) is one of the most beloved recent saints, having been canonized in 1987. A simple monk who nonetheless attracted…

Jun 16, 2014
Come Receive the Light - Greek

Φως ανέτειλεν

Ο Δημήτρης Καραβασίλης σχολιάζει το χωρίο “1 ὁ λαὸς ὁ καθήμενος ἐν σκότει φῶς…

Jan 11, 2014
Orthodoxy Explained

The Story of Saint Nina

This week on Theologically Thinking, Fr. Christopher speaks with Karen Kech as she brings one of the little-known saints of the church who is a model for…

Jan 08, 2014