I met Irakli Gogoladze in Samtavro Monastery. Out of the blue this young man of about twenty-five walked up…
  (Luke 8, 41-56) and the healing of the woman with an issue of blood  The great “paradox” of faith…
    Praying for someone in need It is better to pray with reverence for someone, than to provide advice…
  Elder Anthony (March 9, 1795 – August 7, 1865)       Responding to a letter from his older brother…
  Help for injustice The one who receives unfairness and injustice from others, he is released from many sins and…
  (Luke 16: 19-31) The most difficult thing is for someone to bear seeing himself                 In today’s…
  To be crushed God allows a prideful person who thinks that his power is secured forever, to be crushed…
   Angels! Who believes in angels today? People have become materialists unfortunately. And the following anecdote is characteristic. When the…
  (Luke 6, 31-36 )  When you receive the love of God, you change     In today’s Gospel reading…
    Receiving from God When someone receives inside something from God, then the heart feels happy. When on the…