The Panagia is the greatest safety of man by Saint Joseph the Hesychast

Grab the Icon of the Panagia in your arms as if she were alive, like you grabbed your mother when you were little. Tell her all your pain and sorr...

O Virgin, rescue me...

O Virgin, in the hour of my death rescue me from the hands of the demons, and the judgment, and the accusation, and the frightful testing, and the ...

Prayer by force by St. Ambrose of Optina

If you do not feel like praying, you have to force yourself. The Holy Fathers say that prayer with force is higher than prayer unforced. You do not...

Saint Marina intercede for us.

O Glorious Marina, once betrothed to the Logos, you relinquished all worldly concerns and brilliantly gave struggle as a virginal beauty. You sound...

Paraklesis service 2022 - Commemorate your living loved ones

Paraklesis service 2022 - Commemorate your living loved ones - Dormition Fast Send us your names for the Paraklesis service to the Mother of God On...

Blessed feast of the Pentecost

“The true aim of our Christian life consists in the acquisition of the Holy Spirit of God.” St. Seraphim of Sarov, "A Wonderful Revelation to the W...

Sunday of the blind man

I come to You, O Christ, as the man blind from birth. With the eyes of my soul blinded, I cry out to You in repentance, "You are the resplendent Li...

Either do not sin, or repent...

If you have sinned, acknowledge the sin and repent. God will forgive the sin and once again give you a new heart…and a new spirit (Ez. 36:26). Ther...

Tornado hits monastery

The tornado that hit the monastery on Saturday afternoon has caused severe damage to the premises. There is a complete power outage, interruption o...

My Lord and my God!

[...] If he was not flesh, the marks of the nails and the lance in whose hands and side did Thomas handle? And if he was not God, to whom did he c...

Πασχαλινός Χαιρετισμός 2022 από την Γερόντισσα Θέκλα

“Ἀναστάσεως ἡμέρα, καὶ λαμπρυνθῶμεν τῆ πανηγύρει, καὶ ἀλλήλους περιπτυξώμεθα. Εἴπωμεν ἀδελφοί, καὶ τοῖς μισοῦσιν ἡμᾶς· Συγχωρήσωμεν πάντα τῆ Ἀναστά...

Pascha Greeting 2022 by Gerondissa Thekla

“It is the day of the Resurrection; let us be radiant for the festival, and let us embrace one another. Let us say, O brethren, even to those that ...