Psalm 74—Restoring the Formula of a Balanced Life

Psalm 74—Restoring the Formula of a Balanced Life

Arise, O God, please Thy cause; remember how the impious scoff at Thee all the day!  Do not forget the clamor of Thy foes, the uproar of Thy adversaries which goes up continually! Psalm 74: 22-23 The battle between good and evil has raged since the Fall of mankind, when Cain...

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In the hermitage of humility: the figure of an elder

In the hermitage of humility: the figure of an elder

We’ve come to associate the great Elders almost exclusively with monasteries, and particularly with the Holy Mountain, even though great figures among the clergy, preachers or even ordinary parish priests are often men of virtue, a real light for their flock. I shall attempt here to sketch an outline of...

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