Symeon the New Theologian

You, oh Christ, are the Kingdom of Heaven

You, oh Christ, are the Kingdom of Heaven

You, oh Christ, are the Kingdom of Heaven You, oh Christ, are the Kingdom of Heaven; You, the land promised to the gentle; You the grazing lands of paradise; You, the hall of the celestial banquet; You, the ineffable marriage chamber; You the table set for all, You the bread of life; You, the unhear... »

We awaken in Christ’s body

We awaken in Christ’s body

We awaken in Christ’s body We awaken in Christ’s body as Christ awakens our bodies, and my poor hand is Christ, He enters my foot, and is infinitely me. I move my hand, and wonderfully my hand becomes Christ, becomes all of Him (for God is indivisibly whole, seamless in His Godhood). I m... »