“O Lord and Master of my life, take from me the spirit of sloth, despair, lust of power and idle talk. But grant rather the spirit of chastity, humility, patience and love to Thy servant. [...]
The Icon depicted is called: St. Basil, Protector of the Poor My travels often take me to downtown areas in big cities. Walking around the streets brings me face to face with many poor and [...]
I did a lot of reading, I would read an hour of an Orthodox book and then an hour of the Bible. My goal was to read the Bible in a year and I did. And then I started it over again.”
“Thank you for not forgetting the prisoners. My Dad became a Christian and is a totally different person because of your ministry.”
Amen! Thank God for our priests and volunteers who go into prisons, forging relationships and sharing the love of God in such a powerful way. This is an important push for the rest of us to go do likewise.
Father John will be speaking at Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church. Time: 7pm— Friday, March 31st Address: 302 W 91st St., New York, NY 10024