", David replied, "Thy servant was tending the flock for his father, and when a lion came and a she-bear and took a sheep out of the flock, then I went forth after him and smote him and drew the spoil out of his mouth. People are not always good. He predicted that this radiation had to be reaching us in perfectly uniform amounts from every direction. What is He called in this prayer? Elijah hid in the desert since they sought to kill him. He successfully waged wars with neighboring peoples. 62. Questions: What is sin? The words: for Thy name’s sake again apply to all three Persons of the Holy Trinity together, and just as God is One, so also His name is one, and therefore we say "for Thy name’s sake" and not "for Thy names’ sakes.". After the collapse of the Israelite kingdom, the Judean kingdom existed for still another 100 years, since among the Judean kings there were a few pious ones. ", But the Stranger said, "Wherefore did Sarah laugh?...Is anything too hard for the Lord? ", One of Them said, "I will certainly return to thee in a year; and, lo, Sarah thy wife shall have a son. ", Abraham again asked, "Perhaps of the fifty righteous men five shall be lacking? What each one is supposed to eat, that is what it eats. No matter how many and how varied the earthly goods we might have, still we long for something more. All this is the gift of God. Solomon understood that this was God’s punishment for his sins and began to repent. This "breath of life" is the highest function in man, his spirit, by which he is immeasurably higher than all other living beings. Samuel tried to persuade the people to remain with their former form of government, but he was unsuccessful. Scientist E. Hubble (1889-1953) later worked much in the area of measurement of galactic motion. On all the little boards there was clearly a difference between wide and very narrow bands. Your carcasses shall fall in this wilderness and all that murmured against Me shall not enter into the land for which I stretched out My hand to establish you upon it, except for Caleb and Joshua, the son of Nun. Samuel grieved over Saul. Testament is as much God's Law as the Old. Thus, for example, the holy Prophet Moses had to hide his face with a veil so that people would not be blinded by the light that proceeded from his face. God created men, just as He created the angels, so that they would love God and one another and delight in the great joy of life, in the love of God. Others Besides God Who Are Depicted in the Holy Icons. Note: See Genesis, chap. Because of Her motherly love and Her prayers God forgives us many things and helps us in many ways. The Lord consoled Elijah and said that among the Israelites there were still 7,000 men who did not worship idols, and that after him He would raise up among them the Prophet Elisha, whom He commanded Elijah to anoint. Gen. 6:13-17). Jonah very much grieved and felt sorry for the withered plant. The reading and chanting of prayers that are served in the church by the clergy are called Divine Services. We need to mention here, that galaxies are defined as multi-billion-star systems, revolving around galaxy centers by the effect of the binding gravitational field. Before the creation of the visible world and man, God created angels. In other words, the Creator had a definite purpose in the Creation of the world: make everything serve the good, and lead to that which is good. And God blessed them, saying, Be fruitful, and multiply, and fill the waters in the seas, and let the fowl multiply in the earth. But we would not have any of these were it not pleasing to the Lord to give them to us.". How do we arrange our fingers in order to make the sign of the Cross, and what does this mean? Samuel always slept inside the tabernacle, not far from the place where Eli slept. The woman did this. 18:16-33; 19:20. This unformed matter or chaos is called the deep, as being unfathomable and unlimited space and water, as a water-like or mist-like matter. Who are the angels, and when were they created? Samuel was strict and just and enjoyed great respect and love from everyone. He loved God more than everything, he had perfect faith in Him and knew that God never desires anything evil. What else do we also call Him? Through faith in Christ the Saviour, people would save themselves from eternal damnation. And to make it easier to fulfill all this we must first of all eat less — not eat any meat, eggs, or milk, that is, animal and dairy products, but eat only "lenten" food, that is, from plants: bread, vegetables, fruit, and fish (if allowed). In time, passing from the simple to the more complex, they could be confirmed in love and be perfected in it. In this prayer we give thanks to God that He has nourished us with food. Such fear and terror came over the Midianites that in their great confusion and in the darkness they began to kill each other, and finally they turned in flight. He had seven more sons and three daughters, gained back twice as much cattle as he had before, and lived another one hundred and forty years in honor, quietly, piously and happily. It is divided into an address, seven petitions, or seven requests, and a doxology. However, since people had become sinful, they could no longer live in Paradise, and the Lord expelled them. So also Christ is eternal God, King and High Priest; we call Jesus Christ the High Priest forever according to the order of Melchizedek. And because you did not ask for it, I will give you riches and glory. Around the heads of the Saviour, the Mother of God and the holy saints of God, in the icons and pictures of them there is depicted a radiance or a circle of light which is called a halo. He in no way, and on no account and at no time ever changes. Such prayers are called praise and thanksgiving. Archpriest N. Smirnov (from the newspaper Nasha Strana, Buenos Aires, 1960), But the Devil was jealous of Job. There is no place in the world where He is not present. God's Omnipotence Debate. Fulfilling God’s need is the highest act of love, and only through your love for God can you fulfill your love for others. They have been so confirmed in good and love of God that they can no longer in any way wish to do evil. I live by it and am therefore in harmony with the whole. 37:9). At the same time, Joseph advised Pharaoh to prepare during the plentiful years enough grain to supply for the entire time of the famine. How does Darwin’s theory apply to the Biblical history of creation? St. John Chrysostom says, "(Moses) clearly called the end of the day and end of the night one day, in order to set forth a certain order and sequence in the visible (world), and so there would be no confusion.". Tomorrow turn and get you into the wilderness by way of the Red Sea. Unfortunately, not only the pagans, but also the Jews themselves mistakenly imagined what Christ would be like. One day robbers came and drove away all his cattle, slew his servants, and a terrible tornado from the desert destroyed the house in which Job’s children had gathered together, killing them all. They took Joseph’s coat of many colors off him and threw him into a deep pit, in which there was no water. We call God Divine provider, because He provides for all things and takes care of all things. The woman replied, "Nothing, save a pot of oil. Now give me wisdom and understanding, that I may govern this people.". God the Holy Spirit is represented in the form of a dove, as He revealed Himself at the time of the Baptism of the Saviour in the Jordan by John the Baptist; and in the form of tongues of fire, as He descended visibly on the holy Apostles on the fiftieth day after the resurrection of Jesus Christ. Solomon showed his wisdom above all in passing judgments. He would "trample on the head of the serpent," as God said to the first people in Paradise, to save people from eternal death and to open the gates to the Kingdom of Heaven for eternal blessed life with God. This first sin of Adam and Eve, or fall of man into sin, is called ancestral or original sin, for it is specifically this sin which is the beginning of all the other sins in man. Thus, St. John of Damascus discovered a scientific truth many centuries before the time when it became understood by science. Thus once towards evening, King David went for a walk on the roof of his house and saw a very beautiful young lady. Elijah said, ‘Thou hast asked a hard thing; nevertheless, if thou see me when I am taken from thee, then shall it be so unto thee; but if not, it shall not be so." From this time on, the cloud was always over it. The author of these lines boldly confirms the historicity of this happening, as it turns out to have been recorded by nature itself and is written down in a most unexpected way. A more detailed creative action of the fifth day could be imagined in the following way. Joshua, by God’s command, ordered the people, with the priests in front with the Ark of the venant, to walk around the city for seven days: once a day for six days, and on the seventh day, the ark was to be carried around seven times. 17:45). It seemed to him that he was the only believer in God and he lost heart. The prayer of the publican was more acceptable and pleasing to God than that of the proud pharisee because the publican was humble and remembered to ask for forgiveness. Concerning the Image and Likeness of God in Man. Now then, it is better to return to Egypt.". He predicted also that Christ would be put to death, and after Him would follow the destruction of the Temple and city and the cessation of the Old Testament sacrifices (Dan. Consequently, the first people could not return themselves to the lost Paradise, not because God did not wish it, but because their own moral condition did not permit and could not permit this. Those who died for the Holy Faith after especially cruel tortures, such as not all the martyrs were subjected to, are called great martyrs, as for example, holy Great Martyr George, and the holy Great Martyrs Barbara and Catherine. The order of the bands of time can be determined without any difficulty by anyone who is familiar with the make-up of the so-called spring and fall wood patterns. First there appeared on the earth species of enormous four-legged creatures that are no longer to be found: dinotheres, mastodons and mammoths (a kind of elephant with a huge, awkward form); then, the more developed animals, and finally, their present forms: lions, tigers, bears, horned cattle, etc. Joshua, son of Nun, and Caleb persuaded the people not to go against the Lord’s will, for the Lord Himself would help them to conquer the land which God had promised to their fathers. In appearance they remain bread and wine, but we receive the true Body and true Blood of the Saviour, under the appearance of bread and wine, in order to enter the Kingdom of Heaven, have eternal life and change ourselves. Note: The Holy Bible begins with the words: "In the beginning God created Heaven and the earth" (Gen. 1:1). Besides God we depict in the holy icons the Mother of God, the holy angels and holy people. He said, "Do not be angry, Master, but I will say once more: Perhaps ten (righteous men) shall be found there. This commandment calls for a life of peace and harmony with one another, and also commands the gentle treatment of animals. "And God saw every thing that He had made, and, behold, it was very good. Soon after this, his brothers were herding flocks far from home, and their father sent Joseph to visit them, and to learn whether or not his brothers were well and the cattle safe. [1 John 4:16, Bible, NKJV] "Now by this we know that we know Him [God], if we keep His commandments. III. It is assumed that this alluvial deposit came about from the depth of the sea with the action of a worldwide cataclysm; the land sank beneath the level of the ocean whose waters flooded the entire earth. For the glory of the Holy Trinity, we Christians say this prayer three times. Samuel went and lay down, and again the voice called him, "Samuel, Samuel!" Downstream in the valley these streams form a single river which spills into and forms the Sea of Galilee. The King compelled them to eat pork, but they boldly replied, "We are ready to die, rather than to transgress the laws of our fathers." Soon after Saul was anointed, Samuel called the people together to elect a king. 9. All the angels were created good, so that they would love God and one another and might have from this life of love continual and great joy. On the fifth "day" of the world according to the Word of God, the water brought forth living creatures, that is, there appeared in the water shellfish, insects, reptiles and fish, and over the earth, in the firmament, birds began to fly. And the evening and the morning were the first day. The fulfillment of this promise, the coming to earth of the Saviour, the Only-begotten Son of God, our Lord Jesus Christ, is called the New Testament, since Jesus Christ, having appeared on earth and vanquished sin and death, made a new covenant with men. The Attributes of God. Why are they called holy icons? Byzantium, which was nurtured on the Bible, called the Mediterranean basin "the universe;" and that is why she called her emperors "rulers of the universe," and why the Constantinopolitan Patriarch was given the title "ecumenical," or universal. On that day when Noah entered into the ark, the waters of the flood gushed upon the earth, and "all the fountains of the great deep were broken up, and the windows of heaven were opened" (Gen. 7:11). All this was fulfilled as Joseph said. Flitner pointed out to me a group of such items. All eternally abide with one another in unceasing love and make up one Being. How do we depict the All-holy Trinity in the holy icons, and why do we depict Him in this way? Then men were forced to abandon the work they had undertaken and scatter across the earth into various lands. If it is said only in an allegorical sense that Jonah was in the whale’s belly, then the conclusion follows that Christ’s being in the heart of the earth in the course of three days and three nights also has only an allegorical significance. Thou shalt not carve images, or fashion the likeness of anything in heaven above, or on earth below, or in the waters under the earth, to bow down and worship it. The Bible was written by the Prophet Moses in the ancient Hebrew language, and in this language both "day" and a period of time are called by the same word Yom. Fear of God. A terrible drought began. "Both dreams," he said, "signify the same thing. Among such a type of whale there are whales which are called "fin-backs." And Gehazi went out from Elisha, covered with leprosy. Why hast thou set at nought the word of the Lord? In three days the whale threw up the Prophet, alive, onto the shore. Questions: Whom do we address in this prayer? Judah and Israel. Conscience is our internal judge, the guardian of the law of God. What kinds of bows are there? David wanted to build a permanent temple but the Lord said, "Thou shalt not build a house to my name because thou hast carried on great wars and hast shed blood abundantly. Suddenly there appeared a chariot of fire with horses of fire, and Elijah was taken up into Heaven in a whirlwind. Isaiah was a descendant of King David and a relative of the kings of the Jews. They differ among themselves according to degrees of perfection and types of service and are divided into a number of orders. The forest is like a great world unto itself. ", Ezekiel replied, "O Lord God, Thou knowest this. Noah accepted God’s commandment with faith and began to build the ark. We should try to repeat this prayer at all times, for it brings great benefit to the soul. But the best of them, observing that the world was headed toward destruction, nevertheless maintained the hope that from somewhere would come a Saviour, if not from among the people, then from above. Questions: What must we offer to God when He sends us blessings? As soon as the Hebrews left Egypt, a pillar appeared before them in the form of a cloud in the daytime and fire at night. Higher in the earth’s levels there appear the gigantic, monstrous reptiles and lizards. ", Cain brazenly answered, "I know not; am I my brother’s keeper? This, O King, is thy dream! To Eve God said, "I will greatly multiply thy sorrow and thy conception; in sorrow thou shall bring forth children; and thy desire shall be to thy husband" (that is, you must be in obedience to him). 6:21-22). Whoever had been bitten, and with faith looked on the bronze serpent, remained alive. This eternal human dissatisfaction, this constant insatiableness, this truly unquenchable thirst demonstrates that our soul possesses a striving for something higher than all that surrounds it in earthly life, for something ideal, as it is often said. I gave a pledge to bring him back safely. 36. The Return of the Jews from Captivity in Babylon and the Construction of the Second Temple. In fact Obed’s name was glorified in Israel, for he was the father of Jesse, the father of King David. Now men too appeared. Then even his wife began to persuade him to complain against God. God blessed the first people in Paradise, and said to them: "Be fruitful and multiply, and fill the earth, and subdue it" (Gen. 1:28). What has been established for diligent and intense prayer? He died on the Cross, but He also arose, as the vanquisher of sin and death, and thus opened for us the way to eternal victory over evil and death. The first sin is born in sensuality, with the striving for pleasant feelings, for physical comfort; in the heart, with the desire for pleasure without discernment; and in the mind, with the fantasy of arrogant, varied knowledge. For as the heavens are higher than the earth so are my ways higher than your ways and my thoughts than your thoughts. But the Lord reassured him, and appeared to him when Elijah spent the night in a cave on Mt. 32:6). It is impossible for us to know exactly what kind of days these were, even more so since we know that "one day is with the Lord as a thousand years, and a thousand years as one day" (II Peter 3:8; Ps. After a year the brothers again came to Egypt for grain and brought with them their youngest brother Benjamin. ", Then Sarah was frightened and said, "I laughed not. Greek was the most commonly used language of that time. Whom do we call upon in this prayer? The first three fingers together express our faith in God the Father, God the Son, and God the Holy Spirit, as the Trinity one in essence and indivisible, and the two fingers bent show how the Son of God, when He came down from Heaven, being God, became man; that is, they signify His two natures — divine and human. 10. For God is light, and in Him is no darkness at all (1 John 1:5), and He dwells in unapproachable light (1 Tim. In this way the Kingdom of Israel was divided into two: Judah and Israel. They were not strong enough to break through the thick row of lances. When Eli found out that the ark was seized by the Philistines, he fell over backward from his seat and died. When he had told everything, he asked, "Now, if ye will deal kindly and truly with my master, tell me; and if not, tell me. She looked back, hesitated, and immediately was turned into a pillar of salt. 27. But once, he was surrounded by a large army of Syrians (22,000 troops), and he had only 800 men. Will God hear our prayer if we pray with haste and distraction? ", Then Abraham continued to speak with the Lord and beseech Him, continually lowering the number of righteous men, until he came to the number ten. Once when they were together, Elijah said to Elisha, "Ask what I shall do for thee before I am taken away from thee,", Elisha replied, "I pray thee, let a double portion of thy spirit be upon me.". Without prayer man ceases to love God, he forgets about Him, and he does not fulfill His purpose on earth, he sins. 4:29-31; chaps. For this reason God sent a hand which wrote these letters. For us the believers these scientific discoveries have a great religious and philosophic meaning. Why we call ourselves Orthodox Christians. Elijah came to Ahab and in the name of God announced to him, ‘‘Because of your godlessness, there will be neither dew nor rain during these years except by the word of my mouth.". Our days depend on the sun. The saints have different titles: prophets, apostles, martyrs, hierarchs, holy monks, unmercenaries, blessed ones, and the righteous. The account of the Phrygians, for example, mentions Enoch as a prophet of the flood, and recounts that he wept and prayed over the fate of the hardened, unrepentant peoples of the antediluvian world. The organ of the body which helps the soul perform mental activity, that is, thought and intellectual work, is the brain. Therefore, in times of both joy and sadness, whenever we need anything, we must turn to God in prayer, for the Lord is extremely good and merciful to us. The theory of sudden origination of the universe out of an immensely powerful superhigh-temperature bang also found its confirmation in the following fact. They were prepared to break down the door, but the angels struck them with blindness and led Lot and his family, with his wife and two daughters, out of the city. How should we place our hands when we ask for a blessing? The Prophet came into the house where the child lay and for a long time prayed to God. Until today, the Nature has retained the stamp of goodness in itself, being the evidence of the Creator’s wisdom and kindness. God promised Abraham that, in time, from his offspring there should be born the Saviour of the world, promised to the first men, Who should bless all peoples of the earth. We say this prayer at the end of work, as a sign of our thankfulness to God for His mercy to us. The princess took him with her, and he became like a son to her. The cows, without being driven, went by themselves to the Israelite land. Thus the history of the creation and formation of the world was finished. "And God said: let the waters bring forth abundantly the moving creature that hath life...great whales, and every living creature that moveth...cattle, and creeping thing, and beast of the earth...after his kind: and it was so" (Gen. 1:20-24). ", A sword was brought to the King. It came to pass that her son suddenly fell ill and died the same day. With paint and canvas man can paint a beautiful picture; from metal he can make a complex and useful machine. O Master, Pardon Our Iniquities. The royal rulers tried to force the elder Eleazar to eat food forbidden by the law of Moses — pork. 14. They again were massacred by the Philistines. He wished to create the world and He created it out of nothing by His word alone. How do we call the holy angels that God gives us at Baptism? What do we express in this prayer? Daniel answered him from the den, "O king! The oil was poured until all the vessels were filled. Where do we learn about God and how He is the Creator of the world? Although it is a small whale, reaching up to thirty feet long, it has a rather large gullet and is fully capable of swallowing a man; but the Prophet could not have been swallowed by such a whale because it chews food and has teeth. This book is an electronic reprint of the Saint James, Michigan edition of 1856. These poor men did not suspect that their ignorant mockery would turn back against them. And God called the firmament heaven. Indeed, in 1965 scientists A. Penzias and R. Wilson found the existence of background radiation, fully in concord with Gamov’s assumption. King Saul promised a huge reward to anyone who could defeat Goliath, but no one of the Israelites was of a mind to set himself against the giant. What do we know about the origin of this prayer? So for forty years they wandered in the deserts of Sinai. The Appearance of God to Abraham Having Risen From Sleep, I Hasten To Thee, O Master, Lover Of Mankind, And By Thy Loving-Kindness, I Strive To Do Thy Work, And I Pray To Thee: Help Me At All Times, In Everything, And Deliver Me From Every Worldly, Evil Thing, And Every Impulse Of The Devil, And Save Me, And Lead Me Into Thine Eternal Kingdom. There is another form of whale, the "bottle-nosed" whale, which has a beak. They strengthen our belief that only God is omnipotent, eternal and infinite. Then they took Joseph’s coat, drenched it with the blood of a goat, took it to their father and said, "We found this coat. In the beginning when neither the world nor men existed yet, God created the holy angels. They, together with the King, imposed a fast on themselves, began to pray and repent of their sins, and the Lord forgave them. How did He accomplish our salvation? Do not cheat in business. God is a being that is absolutely free; the soul of man has only freedom of will. The more science learns, the more areas that are unknown open up before it. God gave him two tablets or stone slabs, on which were written the Ten Commandments. He does not punish a righteous man without a reason, and He does not leave a man unpunished for any evil deed, unless the man himself corrects his life by repentance and good deeds. 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