Tag Archives: Humility
Fasting, Prayer, and Silence | Orthodox Christian Fellowship

Fasting, Prayer, and Silence

As Orthodox we always ask ourselves how much publicity and noise we should make on campus. We have left the home, the comfortable context where we feel our identity to be less challenged. Morality was also easier with someone else in charge: parents, priest, home parish community, etc. So here we are at college, learning […]

St. Elizabeth the New Martyr – Humility & Service

St. Elizabeth the New Martyr—once Grand Duchess Elizabeth Fyodorovna, of Russia—died in 1918 at the hands of the Soviet Government. Throughout her life, despite her royal blood and wealthy upbringing, she demonstrated a dedication to humility and service. Elizabeth was raised in part by her grandmother, Queen Victoria of Britain, after the age of 14, […]