Tag Archives: Jesus

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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Prayer

Role of the Spirit John 14 16   “I will ask the Father, and He will give you another Helper, that He may be with you forever; 17   that is the Spirit of truth, whom the world cannot receive, because it does not … Continue reading

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Secularism as Idolatry

The word ‘secular’ is derived from the Latin word saeculum which meant a long period of time, and in particular the age or period of world history to which the present belongs. One age or saeculum when it comes to … Continue reading

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Married or Monastic

Monasticism (from Greek: μοναχός, a solitary person) is the ancient Christian practice of withdrawal from the world in order to dedicate oneself fully and intensely to the life of the Gospel, seeking union with Jesus Christ. The focus of monasticism … 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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