I had every intention of posting much, much more during Lent. I’m always reading something but it’s during the Fast that I make every effort on catching up on my spiritual reading, all those books that, somehow or other, I don’t get around to reading during the year. I was hoping to fill these pixelyContinue reading “In memoriam….”
How Should Children Fast? Bishop Atanasije (Rakita) Some say that children do not need to fast Wednesdays and Fridays and during the four fasting periods until they turn 3 or 7. Others say that children can be allowed to eat dairy. What is correct here and do children need to fast like adult Christians? TheContinue reading “Children and Fasting”
Three days after the 10th anniversary since the repose of Venerable Elder Thaddeus, the picture/icon which was brought to his grave became myrhh-flowing. Fr. Thaddeus is not only known throughout Serbia but worldwide thanks to the English translation of his book “Our Thoughts Determine Our Lives“.
H/T: The Liturgy Archive here St. John the Theologian, Fr. John Mack, Ss. Peter & Paul Orthodox Church, Topeka I John 4:12-18 The other day I heard a story of three people who were together. One of these three was a member of the Roman Catholic Church, another was a member of a Protestant Church,Continue reading ““Christians without love make God sick!””
We sang at the stikhera at Presanctified Wednesday morning, “The Fast that brings us blessings has now reached its midmost point; /it has helped us to receive God’s grace in the days that are past, /and will bring us further benefit in the days still to come. /For by continuing in what is right weContinue reading “At the midmost point”