There is a quote by Elder Aimilianos that I think is so appropriate for this Feast of the Nativity. The quote is this:
“That which we lack is precisely faith, not in the existence of God, but in the fact that He can do anything and does indeed do everything!”
This quote strikes right at the heart of our modern post Christian society and raises all sorts of questions:
Is God really involved in our daily lives? Can God really heal diseases? Does God care about my sufferings? Can God reverse the elements of nature?
Moist, rich and full of zesty lemon flavor, these traditional pound cakes are made with just a few simple, wholesome ingredients: Sugar, whole eggs, flour, shortening, lemon emulsion, lemon extract,...
This beautiful 2018 calendar features a full color photo for every month of the year. Each picture vividly captures some aspect of the monastery's life appropriate to the season. 9"...
A deep and rich mixture of fir, spruce, balsam, cedarwood and moss with touches of cinnamon, clove and eucalyptus creates a wonderful and complex aroma of evergreen. An especially delightful...
The heart of this fragrance is the fresh, clean scent of Siberian pine needles, softened with hints of sweet berries and apple. Perfect for the Nativity season!
This deliciously dense pumpkin bread is chock full of raisins and walnuts, and packed with seasonal flavors. Made with these wholesome ingredients: Brown sugar, flour, pumpkin, whole eggs, water, shortening, raisins,...
One Pumpkin Sweet Bread, one Lemon Pound Cake, and one 12 oz. bag of Monastery Christmas Blend Ground Coffee in an attractive gift box. PLEASE NOTE: Coffee blend subject to...
Sweet and earthy fragrances to remember the wise men from the east. One oz. each of premium Somalian Frankincense, Myrrh, and Amber.
Since ancient times, countless cultures have treasured frankincense and myrrh for their enchantingly aromatic qualities. This fragrance embodies the classic blend of frankincense and myrrh, with bergamot, patchouli and sandalwood. ---...