English Blog, orthodox quotes and passages by Saints and Elders

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...

The value of humility

As with the appearance of light‚ darkness retreats; so‚ at the fragrance of humility‚ all anger and bitterness vanishes. St. John Climacus‚ “The La...

Satuday of Souls, June 19 2021

"Give rest, O Christ, among the Saints to the souls of Your servants, where there is no pain, no sorrow, no grieving, but life everlasting." Kontak...

2021 Garden plants are ready for pickup

Attention to all customers that had placed orders for garden plants: They will be ready pickup on the weekend of May 15-16 or 22-23. However, the ...