English Blog, orthodox quotes and passages by Saints and Elders

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 ...

Το Μυστήριο του Ιερού Ευχελαίου

"Δέσποτα Χριστέ, ἐλέησον τούς δούλους σου."

The Holy Unction Service on Holy Wednesday

"Master Christ, have mercy on Your servants."

If you truly wish to be healed... by Saint Maximos the Confessor

The person who truly wishes to be healed...

If you truly wish to be healed... by Saint Maximos the Confessor

The person who truly wishes to be healed...

Saturday of Souls - Triodion 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...

"I have sinned, O Father!" - Sunday of the Prodigal Son

"With the words of the Prodigal, I cry aloud: I have sinned, O Father! Receive me now like him in Your embrace and do not reject me." 3rd Ode...

A simple prayer

« God, have mercy on me, a sinner. »

Abba Elias said

Αbba Elias saidI fear the following three things: The moment my soul will depart from my body, the moment I will be held accountable in front of Go...