10 December 2016
19 August 2014
Having been sealed with the gift of the Holy Spirit, we have the transfiguring power of forgiveness, together with the responsibility of transforming society around us. We have the power to forgive ...
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