Spiritual subjects

While we believe in our “virtues,” God will fill heaven with harlots and publicans

The harlot loved Christ and sought to meet Him where no sin can touch, nor destroy the light and beauty. There, in the deepest and most virgin part of existence, in the human heart. The harlot showed us that in…

Services and Sacraments

The heavenly door which opened to us the doors of Paradise

The memory of this wonderful miracle, transformed into a whole night vigil in honour of the icon “It is Truly Meet”, and praise towards the Mother of God for her mercy that emanates from this miraculous image of hers, invited…

Sermons of Archimandrite Parthenius

The heavenly door which opened the Doors of Paradise to us

Sermon of the Most Reverend Archimandrite Parthenius, said at the beginning of the vigil in honour of the icon of Most Holy Theotokos - "It is Truly Meet"     Good evening to all of you, my dear and I…