St. Gregory Palamas, Troparion, Tone VIII—
Light of Orthodoxy, pillar and doctor of the Church, adornment of monks, invincible champion of theologians, O Gregory the wonderworker, praise of Thessalonica, preacher of grace, ever pray that our souls may be saved.
Kontakion, Tone II —
Organ of wisdom, holy and divine, bright clarion of theology, we […]
May our Holy Father among the Saints, Vladika Nikolaj Velimirović pray to God for those who have suffered death by the disaster in Japan.
For all the sins of men I repent before You, Most Merciful Lord. Indeed, the seed of all sins flows in my blood! With my effort and Your […]
The ultimate nightmare is when nobody knows who is who.
In contrast – the ultimate peace is when everyone truly knows who is who.
Father, Son and Holy Spirit – three distinct Persons, One in knowing each other eternally.
In the article “The Phantom Heresy: Did the Council of Ephesus (431) Condemn Chiliasm?”, published at bible.org, by Michael J. Svigel, we find the following quote:
“This teaching [of Augustine] soon became accepted as orthodoxy and has in general been so regarded in both Catholic and Protestant Churches ever since the Council of Ephesus in […]
Fr. Thomas Hopko has given a lecture on the book “The Abolition of Man” by C.S.Lewis. It has been published on YouTube in several separate videos, and so I’ve tried to connect the dots by making it available from here.
Metropolitan John af Pergamon
For nogle år siden oversatte jeg en tekst, som er en gengivelse af et foredrag holdt af Metropolitan John (Zizioulas) af Pergamon. Jeg har besluttet at gøre den danske oversættelse tilgængelig her.
Den oprindelige tekst kan findes på Orthodox Research Institute.
БОГ СЕ ЈАВИ! ВАИСТИНУ СЕ ЈАВИ! GOD HAS APPEARED! HE HAS APPEARED INDEED! GUD HAR VIST SIG! HAN HAR SANDELIG VIST SIG!
Theophany of our Lord, Troparion, Tone I — When Thou, O Lord, wast baptized in the Jordan,/ the worship of the Trinity was made manifest;/ for, the voice of the Father bare witness […]
Glorify Him! Troparion, Tone IV —
Thy nativity, O Christ our God, hath shone forth the light of knowledge upon the world; for therein those who worship the stars have been taught by a star to worship Thee, the Sun of righteousness, and to know Thee the Orient from on high. O Lord, glory be […]
It’s Badnji Dan, Christmas Eve, according to our orthodox calendar, and I am going to go out with my brother and friend Miša to fell the young oak for tonight.
Grant, O God, that there be health and joy in this home, that our grain and grapevines yield well, that children be born healthy to […]