Prayer: Great Orthodox Christian Quotations, Part Four.

Today is what we Orthodox call Judgement Sunday or Meatfare Sunday. Judgement Sunday because we¬†reflect especially today on the fact that we will all stand before God in Judgement in Christ Jesus’ glorious and awesome¬†Second Coming. Meatfare Sunday because this is the last day on which we can eat meat before the fasting for Great… Read More Prayer: Great Orthodox Christian Quotations, Part Four.

Sin, Mercy, and Love: Great Orthodox Christian Quotations, Part Three.

Sometimes – often, actually – I can be proud. Other times, I can feel so mired in the pit of my sinfulness that it’s hard to approach God (though I know we should¬†never let our sins stop us from turning to God and running into the shelter of His loving arms – it’s when we… Read More Sin, Mercy, and Love: Great Orthodox Christian Quotations, Part Three.