We don’t shoot the darkness…

We don’t shoot the darkness…

Protopresbyter Georgios Dorbarakis   ‘We don’t shoot the darkness; we just turn the light on’ (Saint Porfyrios Kavsokalyvitis) The great contemporary saint and much-loved Elder Porfyrios is talking about an ordinary experience: if we want to get out of the dark, we don’t take violent action, such as taking potshots at...

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Let’s Wear Our Masks All the Time

Let’s Wear Our Masks All the Time

These days, what do we all have to wear on our faces? When we are around other people, we have to cover our faces with masks, don’t we? The masks are supposed to keep our germs in, just in case we’re sick. In the epistle reading, we hear about how...

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You Can’t Be Thankful and Indifferent

You Can’t Be Thankful and Indifferent

Welcome to The Daily Prayer Team messages by Fr. Stavros N. Akrotirianakis, each day includes a passage of scripture, a reflection and a prayer. Sponsored by Saint John Greek Orthodox Church in Tampa, FL. Jesus said, “There was a rich man, who was clothed in purple and fine linen and...

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