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The Importance of the Lives of the Saints for our Spiritual Lives  »

August 19th, 2020

SSCORRE! Saint Sophia Cathedral Online Resources for our Religious Edification Topic of the Week – The Importance of the Lives of the Saints for our Spiritual Lives  “…I spoke recently to an Orthodox priest who had converted to Orthodoxy from Protestantism. He told me that, when he was received into the Church, the officiating priest told him: “You will never be truly Orthodox without reading the Lives of the Saints.” Later, […]

How to Survive and Remain Yourself in “A Brave New World” »

August 14th, 2020

SSCORRE! Saint Sophia Cathedral Online Resources for our Religious Edification Topic of the Week: How to Survive and Remain Yourself in “A Brave New World” “…Truly now the revision of our lives is necessary as never before, and the most important things should come to the foreground or maybe become the only thing that matters most. Noah built the Ark at the command of God and his family was saved from […]

What is this memory of God? It is the very thing of which Saint Gregory the Theologian said: “It is more important to remember God than to breathe…” Archimandrite Athanasios Mitilinaios »

August 7th, 2020

SSCORRE! Saint Sophia Cathedral Online Resources for our Religious Edification Topic of the Week: What is this memory of God? It is the very thing of which Saint Gregory the Theologian said: “It is more important to remember God than to breathe…” Archimandrite Athanasios Mitilinaios “So the remembrance of God strengthens our belief in His providence and in His guidance. God is our infallible guide through life…. “   Adults/Family: “Since […]

As we prepare our hearts for and then commemorate the Feast of the Dormition of the Holy Mother of God, let us take some time to think about Mary, the Theotokos.  »

July 31st, 2020

SSCORRE! Saint Sophia Cathedral Online Resources for our Religious Edification Topic of the Week: “As we prepare our hearts for and then commemorate the Feast of the Dormition of the Holy Mother of God, let us take some time to think about Mary, the Theotokos. What can we learn from her love for God and her submission to His will?  How did her choices and the way that she lived her […]

Simple But Profound Miracles of Our Faith »

July 24th, 2020

SSCORRE! Saint Sophia Cathedral Online Resources for our Religious Edification TOPIC OF THE WEEK: Simple But Profound Miracles of Our Faith “Today, increased knowledge and trust in logic has, unfortunately, shaken our faith to its foundations and filled our souls with question marks and doubts. This is why we don’t have miracles anymore, because a miracle cannot be explained logically, it can only be experienced. But faith in God will bring down […]