Monthly Archives: April 2006

Verses from Thomas Sunday

When the doors were shut and the Disciples assembled, Thou suddenly entered O All powerful One, Jesus, our God. Thou didst stand in their midst, gave them peace and filled them with the Holy Spirit. Thou didst order them to … Continue reading

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Prayers By the Lake – #14

XIV What is clothing worth, if there is no body to clothe? What is the body worth, if the soul is not covered with it? What is the soul worth, If You do not keep vigil in it, like fire … Continue reading

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First Paschal Oration of St. Gregory of Nazianzus

On Easter and His Reluctance, I. It is the Day of the Resurrection, and my Beginning has good auspices. Let us then keep the Festival with splendour, and let us embrace one another. Let us say Brethren, even to those … Continue reading

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Paschal Homily of St. John Chrysostom

The Catechetical Homily of St. John Chrysostom The Catechetical Homily of our father among the saints, John Chrysostom, archbishop of Constantinople, on the holy and light-bearing Day of the most glorious and saving Resurrection of Christ our God. If any … Continue reading

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Prayers by the Lake by Nikolaj Velimirovic #33

XXXIII   My hope awaits You, Lord.   Expecting You is the only content and meaning of my Tomorrow and the Day after Tomorrow.   The grass expects the dew and is not disappointed. The mountain expects the thunder, and … Continue reading

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Homily – About Joy After Sorrow

About joy after sorrow "So you also are now in anguish. But I will see you again, and your hearts will rejoice" (St. John 16:22). The father steps up to the gallows and his sons are crying around him. Instead … Continue reading

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Wisdom from Adages

1. No one can ruin your day without YOUR permission. 2. Most people will be about as happy as they decide to be. 3. Others can stop you temporarily, but only you can do it permanently. 4. Whatever you are … Continue reading

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