Mother Superior Efrosinya recalls an incident that illuminated to her the truth of the Scripture’s words.
Saint Spyridon, much like our grandfather in heaven, is praying for us so we are not in need. He responds to our daily concerns and looks kindly upon us, even when we act up and do mischief.
In our works of charity, we are mindful of the old saying: “Worry not about a roaring storm, but about a tear of a needy person”.
An uncircumcised heart is a heart that gives in to its passionate desires. It is a heart that escapes the service of the Lord and would rather worship idols.
Sister Irina Tsegelnikova from the visiting nurse service of Saint Elisabeth Convent tells us how Saint Elisabeth's example had inspired her and the other sisters.
Bishop Ignatius of Barauliany, who is an auxiliary bishop of the Diocese of Minsk, led the Great Compline in our Convent on April 1, 2019. the Monday of the Veneration of the Holy Cross Week.
Today, we still have an open invitation from the Lord to His banquet, but we continue to make the same excuses: I am too busy at the moment. Sorry, I have too little time. No one wants to be distracted.