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What is the passion of Gluttony?

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What is the passion of Gluttony? Gluttony: another passion that pleases the body. Before we start explaining it, we should understand what gluttony is and why it is a passion. Gluttony is understood as the greed that surrounds eating and

What is the passion of Lust?

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What are the Passions and how to fight them ? – Lust – Part 2 We continue our series on the passions and today we attempt to answer the question what is lust and what is the understanding of the

What are the passions and how do I fight them?

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What are the Passions and How to Fight Them? In order to understand what the passions are and how the Church defines them, let us see how Saint Basil the Great explains them. He starts first by defining what is

Should I use Psalms in prayer?

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 Should I use Psalms in prayer? Prayer is a deep conversation with God, but there are many ways to converse with Him. One of these ways is to pray with psalms. The word “psalms” in Hebrew means “praises.” However, many

Why is fasting essential?

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Why is fasting essential? In the Coptic Orthodox reality, the Church asks her believers to fast almost 2/3 of the year.  If we count the weekly fasts of Wednesday and Fridays, the days before the minor and major feasts, personal

How should I pray?

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How should I pray? When we go to a store to buy something we need or want, we usually know what we will buy. We have read and know the use and function of the object/tool we will buy before