Christ is born; give him the glory!
Christ has come down from heaven; receive him!
Christ is now on earth; exalt him!
O you earth, sing to the Lord!
O you nations, praise him in joy,
for he has been glorified!
Glory to the Father, and to the Son, and to the Holy Spirit;
as it was in the beginning, is now, and will be forever. Amen.
Elder Sophrony of Essex on the Love and Pain of the Theotokos - *Christ crucified, in extreme humility, beside His Most-holy Mother, the Theotokos (**source**)* Our Panagia was pained much more than all other women,...
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