The Sunday of the Holy Fathers of Nicaea

The Sunday of the Holy Fathers of Nicaea

Fr. Lev Gillet The Sunday which follows the Ascension, the sixth Sunday after Easter, is called the Sunday of the Holy Fathers. We commemorate then the bishops who met at the Synod of Nicaea, the earliest of the seven ecumenical Synods in terms of date. Regardless of each synod viewed...

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Sunday before Pentecost

Sunday before Pentecost

Metropolitan Anthony Bloom †   In the name of the Father, the Son and the Holy Ghost We have heard in the Acts of the Apostles how, as the Feast of Pentecost was approaching, Paul the Apostle had started on his journey to Jerusalem to be there together with all...

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The Wisdom According to Our Holy Fathers, Η σοφία των Πατέρων

The Wisdom According to Our Holy Fathers, Η σοφία των Πατέρων

Η σοφία των Πατέρων Μέσα στην καθημερινότητα μας ξεχνιόμαστε και αφήνουμε να μας παρασύρει ο παράλογος ρυθμός της ζωής. Οι Πατέρες συνιστούν ακόμα και μέσα σε τέτοιες καταστάσεις να αναζητούμε τη σοφία του Θεού και να κάνουμε πράξη το θέλημα του. The wisdom according to our Holy Fathers We usually...

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Metropolitan Athanasios of Lemessos: Christmas’ Deeper Meaning (Part I)

Metropolitan Athanasios of Lemessos: Christmas’ Deeper Meaning (Part I)

Every time we stand before the Lord either in prayer or in celebration in Church of an event from the life of Christ, or we are in any other way experiencing the presence of the Lord, two basic things happen, which are attested by the Church and the experience of...

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