As the Church awaits its future union with Christ, it also can look back on several millennia of growth in the Lord. Orthodoxy is well rooted in history, undisputedly proclaiming its uninterrupted descent from the Apostolic Church. Its senior hierarchy is still represented in the four ancient Christian capitols of Constantinople, Antioch, Alexandria, and Jerusalem.
Ομιλία για τον Άγιο Παΐσιο του κ.Αθανασίου Ρακοβαλή, πνευματικό παίδι του Αγίου..
Saint Symeon the Kinsman of the Lord, Bishop of Jerusalem, the Holy Hieromartyr, 27 April