The Anti-Epiphany of Modern Neo-Christians

by Archbishop Averky … Without the cross, without struggle, there can be no salvation! This is what true¬†Christianity teaches. The teaching on struggle, on the bearing of the cross, runs like a scarlet thread throughout all the Sacred Scriptures and all of the history of the Church; and the lives of those holy ones who […]

Paschal Sermon

By Archbishop Averky Our father, Archbishop Averky, was bishop of Syracuse and Abbot of Holy Trinity Russian Orthodox Monastery in Jordanville, NY. Christ is Risen! It is the Day of Resurrection, let us be radiant, O ye people; Pascha, the Lord’s Pascha: for from death to life, and from earth to heaven, Christ God hath […]

Sermon on the Triumph of Orthodoxy

by Archbishop Averky (Taushev) Our father, Archbishop Averky, was bishop of Syracuse and Abbot of Holy Trinity Russian Orthodox Monastery in Jordanville, NY. “This is the Apostolic faith, this is the faith of the Fathers, this is the Orthodox faith – confirm this universal faith.” Beloved brothers and sisters in the Lord, you will hear […]