be at rest and know that He is God

Posted by on December 22, 2016 in Elder Aemilianos of Simonopetra, soul food | Comments Off on be at rest and know that He is God


“The same, true Son of God, Who was timelessly born before the Morning-star, now undergoes a second birth in time.  What is the Morning-star?


It is the light that heralds the dawn.


Before the appearance of the stars, before the creation of the world, before the beginning of time itself, the Son was begotten timelessly, eternally, everlastingly from the womb of God the Father.”

+ Elder Aemilianos of Simonopetra

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Just days before the Nativity of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ and all things are in hushed preparation for the mystery of the Incarnation.  Are we?