Tag Archives: Repentance

Kali Sarakosti!

Fr Steven Allen wrote a pastoral message for Great Lent in 2007 exhorting us to strive for our salvation, negating the modern belief that salvation will come easily for us.  Let us remember that our salvation requires more than just … Continue reading

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Repentance and the Prodigal Son

The parable of The Prodigal Son is one of repentance, forgiveness, and the great joy that is experienced when we repent.  The prodigal son left his father with his inheritance, and spends it all in sinful activity.  Yet, once he … Continue reading

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The Prayer of Saint Ephraim

Prayer and humility are always important aspects of living life as an Orthodox Christian, but it is even more important for Orthodox Christians to pray and practice humility during Great Lent, a time of repentance in preparation for the Resurrection … Continue reading

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