Saint Germanus…writes that when Zacharias took the Maiden by the hand and joyfully led her into the Holy Place, he said to her, ‘Come, O performance of my prophecy; come, fulfillment of the Lord’s pledges; come, O seal of His covenant; come, accomplishment of His Mysteries, mirror of all the prophets! 289 more words
Tags » Eastern Orthodox
Georgian Orthodox hymn to the Theotokos
“Thou art a vineyard, newly blossomed out.
Tender, beautiful, planted in Eden, Aloe-scented from Paradise.
God adorned thee, no one deserves praise as thou, And thou art thyself a brilliant sun”. 10 more words
Troparion Tone 4
Today is the prelude of the good will of God,
of the preaching of the salvation of mankind.
The Virgin appears in the Temple of God, 21 more words