Monthly Archives: May 2014

The End times

Here is a great article about the End Times.   What are your thoughts. There are always those that try, and always fail, to predict the day of Christ’s coming. There are also those who ignore the signs of apostasy, … Continue reading

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Words of Wisdom (II) with Elder Arsenie

Originally posted on OrthodoxWord:
Elder Arsenie Papacioc of Romania, blessed memory, was part of the great generation of confessors for Christ that had suffered much  while imprisoned for their faith under the atheist [communist] regime of the east. His words,…

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Parental Example

Originally posted on Discerning Thoughts ©:
Raising Children By St. Porphyrios Kapsokalyvites (+1991). What saves and makes for good children is the life of the parents in the home. The parents need to devote themselves to the love of God. They need…

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If we separate any of these virtues from Christ

Originally posted on Discerning Thoughts ©:
IF we separate any of these virtues from Christ they are not only meaningless, they are accursed. Love without Christ is meaningless, Faith without Christ is Godlessness, and Works without Christ, according to Saint Paul, are sinful. Without…

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Community

If you CLAIM and call yourself an Orthodox Christian, are you living in Community or are you a ‘lone ranger’? The Church as the Body of Christ by St. John (Maximovitch) “And He (Christ) is the of the body, the … Continue reading

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Prayer Rules

Having time each day to Pray is most important to us Orthodox Christians.  Praying daily, we follow the example of Jesus Christ and our Church Fathers. A prayer rule supports us in a spiritually developed state, which should not depend … Continue reading

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The Church in our Times by Elder Paisios

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