Monthly Archives: March 2015

St. Mary of Egypt

The Fifth Sunday of Lent – St. Mary of Egypt Our holy mother Mary was born in Egypt. She had left her parents at the age of twelve to go to Alexandria, where she spent the next seventeen years in … Continue reading

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The Ladder of Divine Ascent

This upcoming Sunday isĀ the fourth Sunday of Great Lent We reflect upon the teachings of St. John Climacus or St. John of the Ladder. In his famous work known as The Ladder of Divine Ascent, St. John writes how our … Continue reading

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The Second Sunday of Great Lent – St. Gregory Palamas

The second Sunday of Great Lent, which commemorates St. Gregory Palamas. The Epistle readingĀ  is Hebrews 1:10-2:3 10 He also says, “In the beginning, Lord, you laid the foundations of the earth, and the heavens are the work of your … Continue reading

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