Anxiety: Part 1

Introduction Anxiety is a psychological, physiological condition experienced in both body and soul constantly occupying thoughts causing somatic symptoms and ailments such as headache, chest tightness, skin rashes and others. Anxiety extends to affect the mood,...

When the Well is Dry

“In the Name of the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit, One God. Amen. Our Father who art in heaven. Hallowed be Thy… (What time is it?)… Thy kingdom come. Thy will be done… (I have to get up at 6 tomorrow. That’s only 5 hours of sleep!)… Give us this day our daily...
St. Pakhomious

St. Pakhomious

The Departure of St. Pachomious (Pakhom), the Father of the Spiritual Communal Monastic life (Cenobitic life). On this day, of the year 64 A.M. (348 A.D.), Abba Pachomius, the father of the spiritual communal life (Cenobitic life), departed. He was born in Thebes...

Much Increase Comes By The Strength Of An Ox

Keraza Magazine issue 11-12 March 14, 2014 The work of the Holy Spirit in the lives of the saints is astounding. It is most amazing in its immeasurable variety and abundance. One martyr endures torture for several years; a solitary does not see the face of a man; a...

Departure of H.H. Mor Ignatius Zakka Iwas

His Holiness Moran Mor Ignatius Zakka I Iwas, Patriarch of Antioch and All the East and Supreme Head of the Universal Syrian Orthodox Church, departed peacefully to the Paradise of joy on March 21, 2014. We ask the Pantocrator to give peace to our sister church, the...

Personal Responsibility

Responsibility has a lot of meaning to it and it consists of many things. Any person, in general, has responsibilities. We then break down and categorize into groups of different aspects of life i.e. spiritual, work, family. However, there is something I like to call,...