Metropolitan Joseph

“Thy grace hath risen, O Lord and the illumination of our souls hath shown forth.  Lo, now is the acceptable time; the season of repentance hath come.  Let us cast down the works of darkness, and put on the works of light, that we may pass the great tempest of fasting...

Fr. Zacharias of Essex

The Holy Virgin had the gift of this hypostatic prayer for the world already in the temple because when she was in the temple praying she made two discoveries: she discovered in her deep heart her consubstantiality with the whole of human race and so she felt united...

Father Zacharias of Essex

Anything that people do in reducing suffering in the service of the other is praiseworthy. But the most praiseworthy activity is that which as we see in the example of our Lord Jesus Christ is that which overcomes death, to transmit the grace of salvation by one way...

Saint Maria (Skobtsova)

However hard I try, I find it impossible to construct anything greater than these three words, ‘Love one another’ —only to the end, and without exceptions: then all is justified and life is illumined, whereas otherwise it is an abomination and a...