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With the fast of Jonah fast approaching for both the Syriac and the Oriental Orthodox Churches, it is a suitable time to reflect on the character of Jonah and the events of his life. The 3-day fast which commemorates the repentance of the Ninevites at the hands of their reluctant hero Jonah bids us to… Continue reading Finding Christ in the Prophet Jonah
An honest assessment of our spiritual life can be alarming, since it may reveal many truths about our conformity to the world and the acceptance of sin. Could it be that we have been around sin so long that we have become accustomed to it?
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Lenten blessings to all, This is the third of the Lenten reflections. In this passage, St John Chrysostom addresses the concept of fasting, and explains how fasting is much more than just abstaining from certain foods. I hope it is of great benefit to you as you journey through the great Lent. Again I encourage you… Continue reading Lenten Reflections-Part Three