Monthly Archives: January 2014

The Roman Fathers

And whenever any of the fathers came to visit Macarius after that he would take them to those brothers’ cell, saying, “Come and see the martyrdom of those two young pilgrims.”
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The Word Sent the Voice

St. Ephraim the Syrian: 4. Moses sweetened in Marah the waters that were bitter, — because the People complained and murmured: — Thus he gave a sign of baptism, — wherein the Lord of life makes sweet them that were … Continue reading

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Before The Feast

For Several days before the feast, the holy Church already celebrates this wonderful mystery in the spiritual hymns of her daily services… “We should not allow ourselves to celebrate any Christian feast without seriously considering: what is its meaning and what is its Purpose; … Continue reading

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In This Night

In this night of reconcilement let no man be wroth or gloomy! In this night that stills all, none that threatens or disturbs! This night belongs to the sweet One; bitter or harsh be in it none! In this night that … Continue reading

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Born A Human Being For You…

For you he took all these things upon himself, all in accordance with the dispensation of God, all in due order, from which it follows that he has done all things that he might bring us salvation… Continue reading

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