Dear Father Andrew, your blessing. I am a mother of two. My younger son is 7 and he is autistic
You mustn’t live idly. Instead, do the labour blessed by God. Idleness is the cause of all evil.
I came to the Convent with a great but probably naïve desire to turn from a boss into a subordinate and obey someone at last.
Dear Father Andrew, I would like to hear the answer from our Lord through you.
There is a spiritual component of my answer to your question. You have to pray for your son and go to church and take communion as often as possible.
“How can I begin to love Christ?” a spiritual daughter asked her spiritual father. The priest replied, “We love Christ too little because we spend little time thinking about him.
Metropolitan Anthony of Sourozh used to say that we must be very cautious when talking about humility, for it is an attribute of the saints.
There is little information about Holy Martyr John the Warrior. He was an officer in the army of Emperor Julian the Apostate sent to persecute and kill Christians. Instead, he helped them.