Tag Archives: Holy Spirit

The Divine Liturgy

The Divine Liturgy is truly a heavenly service upon earth, during which God Himself, in a particular, immediate, and most close manner, is present and dwells with men, being Himself the invisible Celebrant of the service, offering and being offered. … Continue reading

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Priorities

There are few things in life more difficult to bear than a prolonged illness or permanent condition. In the Gospel a few weeks ago, Luke 13:10-17, meet a woman who probably expected a lifetime of physical pain and struggle. She … Continue reading

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Fragrance, sweet smelling!

Wow, what is the wonderful smell?  The smell you are greeted with as you enter an Orthodox Church.  The smell of Incense and prayers to Christ our God. OrthodoxWiki states, “Incense is a product of aromatic plant matter, often with … Continue reading

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Eucharist, our Thanksgiving

“The Eucharist is the center of life in the Orthodox Church because the Church is primarily a Eucharistic community. The Eucharist is the completion of all of the Church’s other sacraments and the source and the goal of all of … Continue reading

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