Catechesis for 5th Week in Great Lent by Saint Theodore the Studite

Brethren and fathers, because winter has passed and spring has arrived, we see creation flourishing again; the plants are flowering, the earth is growing green, the birds are singing and everything else is being renewed; and we take pleasure in all this and we glorify God the master craftsman who transforms and changes creation year by year, and it is reasonable to do so. Ever since the creation of the world his eternal power and divine nature, invisible though they are, have been understood and seen through the things he has made [Rom. 1:20].

Fr.Evagoras Constantinides fell asleep in the Lord

Fr. EVAGORAS CONSTANTINIDES, a friend and great supporter and benefactor of the Orthodox Metropolitanate of Hong Kong and South East Asia, fell asleep in the Lord on Sunday, April 14, 2013. He was 94 years old. May his memory be eternal. Fr.Evagoras Constantinides Fr. Evagoras Constantinides was born in Lapithos, Cyprus, on August 1, 1918, […]

Repentance by Bishop Theophilos of Campania

The period of Great Lent into which we are about to enter calls us to renew ourselves by self examination, repentance for our sins and return to the Lord. This sort article “On Repentance” from the well known “Treasury of Orthodoxy” (chapter 18) of Bishop Theophilos of Campania (1749 1795) is a helpful guide to our Lenten journey. We are present