(Luke 5, 1-11)  “Do not despair. Do not see things through your own successes or failures. Listen to what I…
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  “What gas is to a machine, so is the heart to the spiritual life. Whenever man does something from…
      The renouncing of the self is the whole ascesis ofthespirituallife.       In todays gospel reading,…
  By St. Theophan the Recluse It has reached my ears that you, it seems, consider my sermons very strict…
    “And in one Lord, Jesus Christ, the Son of God…”   The first article of the Symbol of…
  We also need the rains Every man should willingly cultivate the field of his heart but also needs the…
  Are you well disposed towards forgiving those whο trespass against you?   In today’s parable, the Lord speaks about…
  What should we ask from humans? Anything that can be done by humans, we should not ask it from…
  The crucial point for all of us here is faith     The pained father says to Christ that…