English Blog, orthodox quotes and passages by Saints and Elders

Come, all you faithful, let us run to the Virgin!

Come, all you faithful, let us run to the Virgin! For, behold, today she is born, who was foreordained before the womb, as the Mother of our God, ...

Worship the Father in spirit and truth

But the hour is coming, and now is, when the true worshipers will worship the Father in spirit and truth; for the Father is seeking such to worship...

Monastery's Annual Feast Day 2020

Join us in the celebration of the leavetaking of the Dormition of the Theotokos honoring our Mother of God the Consolatory Saturday August 22nd 20...

Monastery's Annual Feast Day 2020

Join us in the celebration of the leavetaking of the Dormition of the Theotokos honoring our Mother of God the Consolatory Saturday August 22nd 20...

Blessed Feast of the Dormition!

Neither the tomb, nor death could hold the Theotokos, who is constant in prayer and our firm hope in her intercessions. For being the Mother of Lif...

Let us imitate our Most Holy Mother of God by Elder Ephraim of Arizona

Let us imitate our Most Holy Mother of God by Elder Ephraim of Arizona

Let us imitate her direct obedience, her endearing humility, her secret, internal, spiritual effort, her ardent prayer, the constant watchfulness w...

“My dear sweet Mother!”, Saint Joseph the Hesychast

All the saints wrote many praises to our Panagia. But I, the poor one, have found no words more elegant or sweet to describe her, than to cry out t...

Saint Joseph the Hesychast Feast Day August 16th 2020

Saint Joseph the Hesychast first feast day, August 16th 2020.

Rejoice, O unwedded Bride!

Rejoice, pillar of fire that guides those in darkness.Rejoice, shelter of the world that is wider than the cloud was.Rejoice, O unwedded Bride ! Fr...

The gateway to the Kingdom of God is the Cross...

[...] The Transfiguration of Christ is the preparation for the Cross. And the Cross of Christ is the starting-point of His glory as a person. With ...

Blessed feast of the Transfiguration of our Lord!

Thou wast transfigured on the mount. O Christ God, revealing Thy glory to Thy disciples as they could bear it. Let Thine everlasting light shine up...