St. Bishop Nikolaj on Halloween

On the Night of Witches* It is clear that we, Orthodox Christians, cannot and must not partake in such an idolatrous celebration at any level (even if it were “only” fun for kids), for it directly represents a renouncing  of our Lord and our holy Orthodox faith. For, if we allow our children to beContinue reading “St. Bishop Nikolaj on Halloween”

Virtue is not what you do

The Sts. Sebastian and Mardarije Institute held these past few days, beginning Monday evening with Vespers followed by a welcome reception and then ending last night, was something close to amazing. All in all, Fr. Maximos of Simonopetra gave a total of nine talks during the course of the three full days of sessions. DuringContinue reading “Virtue is not what you do”