Sermon given on the First Sunday of Lent by St. Luke Archbishop of Simferopol
The Raising of the Holy Icons, and the Sunday of Orthodoxy (Icons courtesy of www.eikonografos.com used with permission) Sermon given on the First Sunday of Lent (The Sunday of Orthodoxy) by St. Luke Archbishop of Simferopol "On the first Sunday of Lent, our Holy Church celebrates the Triumph of Orthodoxy, of true faith, which trampled down all heresies and was established. For this reason this Sunday is called the Sunday of Orthodoxy. Heresies showed up even at the very beginning of of…
St. Luke the Surgeon on Holy Water
St. Luke the Surgeon, Archbishop of Simferopol (source) "Drink Holy Water, the more often, the better. It is the best and most effective medicine. I'm not saying this as a priest, I'm saying it as a doctor, from my medical experience." -St. Luke the Surgeon, Archbishop of Simferopol (source) Through the prayers of our Holy Fathers, Lord Jesus Christ our God, have mercy on us and save us! Amen!