Our time today is not a time of open persecution but it is a time when we can betray God for the sake of some human benefits and assets. It is a time when we can, because of our negligence and apathy, join the camp of God's adversaries.
This is because there used to be a lot of heroes [of the spirit] in the past, whereas in this day and age, there is a lack of real-life examples; I am talking now about the Church and monasticism in general.
What is it that makes church life attractive to young people? What causes young men and women to travel all the way to the Convent, rather than spending their day resting after a long working week, or sitting in front of their computers?
The apostle Peter was fishing all night and didn't catch anything. However, when the Savior told him to cast his net again, he obeyed and he pulled out more fish than he could carry.
The lay brothers' choir of the Convent of Saint Elisabeth has always sung in one, or a maximum of two tones. Previously, this was largely a necessity caused by the singers’ limited musical abilities.
Dom Literatora (Finction Writer's House) hosts an inclusive theatrical performance based on Exepury's famous story
We met the family of a member of the Convent's Clergy, Father Sergius Khrapitsky during the recent Orthodox festival "Joy of the Protection of the Mother of God".
The Divine Providence is our path to the Kingdom of Heaven. Man was created for the service of love, which is the service of the angels
God's grace is bestowed on us at Church by virtue of God's love for every human being whom He had created in His image;
Sisters of St Elisabeth Convent would like to invite you to visit our stalls at Christmas Fairs in the UK and Ireland, which will take place from November 15 to December 22, 2019.