Our Saints: The Reverend Apostles

First, we should mention that those reverend Apostles had been called for their mission by Jesus Christ himself. He is the One who said to them:" You did not choose Me, but I chose you and appointed you that you should go and bear fruit, and that your fruit...
Directions on the Life in Christ by Saint Anthony

Directions on the Life in Christ by Saint Anthony

In my opinion the grace of the Holy Spirit most readily fills those who undertake spiritual work wholeheartedly and determine from the very beginning to stand firm and never to give ground to the enemy in no matter what battle, until they conquer him. However, the...

Our New Eve

The Church calls St. Mary, “the mother of all the living”, “mother of the New Life” and “the Second Eve”.  Eve lost the meaning due to her name:- “mother of every living” (Gen. 3:20), – for by her disobedience to God she obtained only death for her children...
Saint Mary’s Virginity

Saint Mary’s Virginity

A series of lectures given by Fr. Tadros Malaty on the topic of Saint Mary in the Orthodox Concept. These lectures cover Saint Mary's Virginity, The Theotokos or the Mother of God, Our New Eve, Full of Grace, Our Mediatrix, Saint Mary the model of virgins, Saint...