St Porphyrios: Abandon Yourself to God’s Will

“Those who desire and crave to belong to Christ and who abandon themselves to the will of God become worthy. It’s a great thing, all-important, to have no will. The slave has no will of his own. And it is possible for us to have no will of our own in a very simple manner:…

St Nicholas of Myra: Correct Your Hearts & Thoughts

“Children, I beseech you to correct your hearts and thoughts, so that you may be pleasing to God. Consider that although we may reckon ourselves to be righteous and frequently succeed in deceiving men, we can conceal nothing from God.” – St. Nicholas of Myra

St Porphyrios: Commending Our Whole Life to God

“We should refer all our problems, whatever they are, to God, just as we say in the Divine Liturgy that we ‘commend our whole life to Christ our God.’  We leave everything to You, O Lord.  Whatever You will.  Let Your will be done on earth as it is in heaven. The person who belongs…