A Religion of Death Transformed into Life

“Fr. Alexander Schmemann said: Christianity is the religion of death, instantly transformed into life … ‘They counted us as dead, but lo we are alive.’ (2 Cor 6:9)  These words spoken by the Apostle Paul have resonated for all time. Throughout the Church’s history there were incredible disappointments and it often seemed that she was crushed, but by the power of God she resurrected many times …’” (A Life Together by Bishop Seraphim Sigrist, p 9)

 

New Martyrs of Russia

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