Elder Canonized

The Holy Synod of the Ecumenical Patriarchate resolved to canonize Elder Amphilochios (Makris) of Patmos at its session today, reports vimaorthodoxia. Elder Amphilochios was a monk of the St. John the Theologian Monastery on the island of Patmos, where St. John the Evangelist received the Divine revelation that became the book of Revelation. The elder… Read More Elder Canonized

A Guide To Confession

Genuine Repentance & Confession heals and makes the immortal soul holy. This is the correct way to prepare for Holy Communion. So that we can better examine the depths of our conscience, it would be ideal to first read several books on the Sacrament of Confession. Also, discuss any uncertainties that you may have with… Read More A Guide To Confession

Weekly Iconography Classes Offered

Offered by Vladimir Blagonadezhdin — Master Iconographer. Professionally trained and successful Russian architect, former instructor at Vancouver Academy of Art and Trinity Western University.  Highly respected Iconographer, Vladimir Blagonadezhdin offers classes in the traditional methods at Holy Spirit Orthodox Church.  For more information contact Vladimir at 941-483-6183 or vladimirblago@yahoo.com.  You may also visit his website at www.iconsart.com