The Lenten Prayer of St. Ephrem the Syrian O Lord and Master of my life, take away from me the spirit of sloth, despair, lust of power and idle talk. […]

“As man I deliberately transgressed the divine commandment, when the devil, enticing me with the hope of divinity (Gen. 3:5), dragged me down from my natural stability into the realm […]

“O what an hour and fearful day shall that be, when the Judge shall sit upon His fearsome throne! Books will be opened, deeds will be checked, and the hidden […]

“Lady full of grace, rejoice, O Virgin Theotokos, for Christ our God, the Sun of righteousness has risen from you and He illumined those in darkness. And you, righteous Elder, […]