Better To Be Awake And Sin plenty, Than Asleep And Held Prisoner By A Multitude Of Demons

St.John Chrysostom Enthroned Today, on the Greek Orthodox calendar is the feast of St.John Chrysostom so happy feast to all my Greek Orthodox friends. I know of no other Christian tradition that holds him in higher regard than the Orthodox for a myriad of reasons. The same can not be said for the west. The … Continue reading Better To Be Awake And Sin plenty, Than Asleep And Held Prisoner By A Multitude Of Demons

Are You Or Is Someone You Know A Miracle Hunter? Then This Post Is For You

Image by Сергей Ремизов from Pixabay For they were the more perfect among His disciples, who came to Him not only because of his miracles, but through His teaching also. The grosser sort the miracles attracted, but the better reasoners his prophecies and doctrines; and so they who were taken by His teaching were more … Continue reading Are You Or Is Someone You Know A Miracle Hunter? Then This Post Is For You

Saint John Chrysostom’s Advice On How To Deal With Blasphemers

“If you hear that someone is at a crossroads or on a square blaspheming God, go and reason with him. And if you must, hit him on the face, strike his mouth, sanctify your hand with a blow; and if they accuse and bring you to court, go." — St. John Chrysostom “Let both Jews and … Continue reading Saint John Chrysostom’s Advice On How To Deal With Blasphemers

When Society Erects Statues In Honor Of Itself

Image by Stefan Keller from Pixabay Throughout the centuries from the Egyptians to a world that calls itself modern, humans have erected statues of themselves. If the person alive such as a monarch or other isn't responsible for it, the secular culture they leave behind are the ones to take action and erect such ugly … Continue reading When Society Erects Statues In Honor Of Itself

What Is Truth? The Golden Mouth Chrysostom Explains

I first developed an interest in John around 2011 when I baptized my first born into the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church. I was introduced to his liturgy mostly which is 2 hours long. As the years progressed his works became an obsession of mine. In a way, abandoned by the local Church and unable to … Continue reading What Is Truth? The Golden Mouth Chrysostom Explains