Monthly Archives: May 2006

A wonderfully, simple and joyful psalm on the Incarnation.

Ode 7 1 As the impulse of anger against evil, so is the impulse of joy over what is lovely, and brings in of its fruits without restraint: 2 My joy is the Lord and my impulse is toward Him: … Continue reading

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Hymn to God – St. Gregory of Nazienzus

St. Gregory of Nazianzus II.HYMN TO GOD. 1. O Thou, the One Supreme o’er all!For by what other nameMay we upon Thy greatness call,Or celebrate Thy fame? 2 Ineffable! to Thee what speechCan hymns of honour raise?Ineffable! what tongue can … Continue reading

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On the Psalms

From the Letter of St. Athanasius to to Marcellinus on The Psalms SON, all the books of Scripture, both Old Testament and New, are inspired by God and useful for instruction[2 Tim 3:16], as it is written; but to those … Continue reading

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Hymn by St. Gregory Nazienzen

HYMN TO CHRIST 1. O Thou, the One Supreme,O thou, the deathless King,Be Thou my only theme:Grant me Thyself to sing.To Thee the hymn, to Thee the praise,Celestial choirs for ever raise. 2. For Thee the ages runIn order as … Continue reading

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On the Lord’s Day

On the Lord’s own day gather yourselves together and break bread and give thanks, first confessing your transgressions, so that your sacrifice may be pure. Let no man who has a dispute with his fellow join your assembly until they … Continue reading

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