Articles in the Holy Scripture category

How God’s power becomes effective

Without our faith God’s power remains ineffectual, impotent, unrealized. With faith, the Fountain of mercy opens and pours down in a deluge.

April 6, 2019 by Fr. Emmanuel Hatzidakis

The one and the nine

What does it take for us to remember we are insignificant mortals before our Creator, and to give Him thanks for all the good things He bestows upon us?

January 19, 2019 by Fr. Emmanuel Hatzidakis

Human justice and Divine justice

The justice of men does not compare to God’s justice. Our great King and God’s justice is totally imbalanced–in our favor! Just what is Divine justice?

August 10, 2018 by Fr. Emmanuel Hatzidakis

Are you working for the upbuilding of the Church?

Rather than bringing more people, building a bigger church or increasing philanthropy, improving one’s personal moral life is the greatest church upbuilding.

July 28, 2018 by Fr. Emmanuel Hatzidakis

Three kinds of human blindness

There are three kinds of darkness: the physical darkness, the intellectual darkness and the spiritual darkness. We look briefly at all three.

May 10, 2018 by Fr. Emmanuel Hatzidakis

The darkness of ignorance

The man blind from birth regains his eyesight and spiritual eyesight from the Lord; whereas the teachers of the law choose to remain in spiritual darkness.

May 10, 2018 by Fr. Emmanuel Hatzidakis

A real Bethesda today

The water of Bethesda became healing water for the body once in a while. The water of Holy Baptism in the Church is healing for the soul always.

April 27, 2018 by Fr. Emmanuel Hatzidakis

The Unpardonable Sin

What is this “unforgivable sin” or “unpardonable sin” the Lord spoke of, that will “not be forgiven, either in this age or in the age to come”?

February 25, 2018 by Fr. Emmanuel Hatzidakis