Daily archives:January 26, 2018

  • ST. JOHN was born at Antioch in 344. In order to break with a world which admired and courted him, he in 374 retired for six years to a neighboring mountain. Having thus acquired the art of Christian silence, he returned to Antioch, and there labored as priest, until he was ordained Bishop of Cons[...]
  • Sermon Xxxviii "And other some fell among thorns, and the thorns growing up with it choked it." — St. Luke viii. 7 We, my dear brethren, have received the seed of the Divine word, and we have kept it: we have never fallen away from the true faith as it is in Christ and His Church, and with God's[...]
  • "To you it is given to know the mystery of the kingdom of God: but to the rest in parables: that seeing, they may not see, and hearing, they may not understand." — St. Luke viii. g. These are very important words which we should lay deeply to heart. Their meaning opens out the more we study them,[...]