Palm Sunday Feast Day: If even for the Bough of a Willow

Palm Sunday: The Feast Continues , if Even for the Bough of a Willow Lazarus Saturday & Palm Sunday Feast Day Blog Mark 11:9-10 “Hosanna! Blessed is he who comes in the name of the Lord. Hosanna in the highest!” … [Read More…]

The Philokalia by Allyne Smith and G.E.H. Palmer

The Philokalia by Allyne Smith and G.E.H. Palmer

This introduction to the wisdom of the Philokalia illuminates a text that until now has intimidated the general reader in its scholarly translations from Greek and Russian. Takes you on a journey through this beloved text, showing you how the teachings of Eastern monks can help you become by grace what God is by nature.

The Way of a Pilgrim by Walter J. Ciszek and Helen Bacovcin

The Way of a Pilgrim by Walter J. Ciszek and Helen Bacovcin

This enduring work of Russian spirituality has charmed countless people with its tale of a nineteenth-century peasant’s quest for the secret of prayer. Readers follow this anonymous pilgrim as he treks over the Steppes in search of the answer to the one compelling question: How does one pray constantly? Through his journeys, and under the tutelage of a spiritual father, he becomes gradually more open to the promptings of God, and sees joy and plenty wherever he goes. Ultimately, he discovers the different meanings and methods of prayer as he travels to his ultimate destination, Jerusalem.

A Mission in Africa Finds Simplicity: A Magnet toward the Trinity

A Mission in Africa Finds Simplicity: A Magnet toward the Trinity My wife and I began our vacation from the world last Friday evening with a journey into a new continent. Alright, we didn’t actually get to leave the country, … [Read More…]

Reaching Youth through Modern Venues – Part 1

Reaching Youth through Modern Venues – Part 1: A Paradox or History Repeating? One of my biggest goals is to find a way to reach the youth in ways that will create a solid and meaningful connection between their lives … [Read More…]

The Feast Day of the Annunciation: The Backstory of Salvation

The Feast Day of the Annunciation: The Backstory of Salvation “And the angel came in unto her, and said, Hail, thou that art highly favored, the Lord is with thee: blessed art thou among women.” St. Luke 1:27 As we … [Read More…]

The Prophecy of the Sacred Cross: Kindle Free Promotion Results!

The Prophecy of the Sacred Cross: Kindle Free Promotion Results! http://www.amazon.com/Prophecy-Sacred-Parables-Series-ebook/dp/B00BNZHIP6 Results are in! Stay tuned for an upcoming post regarding my journey, from a religious perspective, of course! To all my fans: Thank you for your support. I broke … [Read More…]

Book #1 in The Parables of the 24th Elder Series now available on Kindle!

The Prophecy of the Sacred Cross now available on Kindle! Softcover available March 23rd … [Read More…]

Upcoming: Theophany Feast Day

Theophany Feast Day: Living in the World but not of the World The Theophany Feast Day is Coming your Way on January 5th & 6th, 2013 Part 1: A Reflection into the Feast Day of Theophany – 1/5/13 Part 2: … [Read More…]