English Blog, orthodox quotes and passages by Saints and Elders

To be Orthodox by Saint Justin Popovich

To be Orthodox means to have the God-man Christ constantly in your soul, to live in Him, think in Him, feel in Him, act in Him. In other words, to ...

The Spirit of Peace by Saint Seraphim Sarov

Acquire the Spirit of Peace and a thousand souls around you will be saved. Saint Seraphim Sarov

The union of your soul with God by Saint Amphilochios of Patmos

Do not ever pay attention to anything earthly and unstable. Strive for the union of your soul with God. Saint Amphilochios of Patmos

Monastery's Annual Feast Day 2021

Join us for the Monastery's Annual Feast day in the celebration of the leavetaking of the Dormition of the Theotokos honoring our Mother of God the...

We must beg the Panagia, who loves us so much... by blessed Gerondissa Makrina

Our Panagia has Christ not only as her Son, but also as her Beloved and her God. She has a mother’s love for Him, but also the love of one betrothe...

Dormition Fast 2021

The month of August is dedicated to the Mother of God. From the 1st to the 15th of August, we celebrate the supplicatory canon to the Theotokos, al...

Monastery's Paraklesis schedule 2021

Most Holy Theotokos save us!

Δεκαπενταύγουστος 2021 - Μνημόνευση ονομάτων στις Παρακλήσεις της Παναγίας μας

"Υπεραγία Θεοτόκε σώσων ημάς."

Paraklesis service 2021- Commemorate your living loved ones

"Most Holy Theotokos save us"

Humility Makes the Devil Crumble by Saint Paisios

Humility has great power. Humility makes the devil decompose into dust. It is the strongest blow to the devil. Where there is humility, the devil h...

Why do demons wish to excite us…

Why do demons wish to excite in us gluttony, fornication, greed, anger, rancor and other passions? So that the mind, under their weight, should be ...

Let us cleanse our hearts to receive the Lord…

‘And my Father will love him, and we will come to him and make our home with him’ [John 14.23]. My friends, consider the greatness of this solemn f...