17 November 2014
What do we Orthodox Christians mean when we speak about joy? Is it a good feeling or an upbeat mood? Is it something like my daughter’s silent hug getting stronger each moment? Is it her thrust into ...
10 April 2014
The Dormition Fast is preparation for the Feast of the Dormition of the Mother of God. The Theotokos was immaculate, pure, and led a very temperate way of life. Tradition even tells us that she led a life-long fast. Thus, the meaning of this fast is to participate in the pure and immaculate abstinence of the Mother of God in preparation for the Feast of her Dormition