Jesus said to him, “You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your mind. Thisi is the greatest and first commandment. And the second is like it, you shall love your neighbor as yourself. On these two commandments depend all the law and the prophets.

Matthew 22:37-40

Крамской И.Н. Молитва Моисея после перехода израильтян через Черное море 1861

Moses by Ivan Nikolaevich Kramskoi, [Public Domain] via Wikimedia Commons

Quiz on Moses

1. Moses was a Hebrew and he was raised by

a. Hebrews

b. His school teachers

c. the Egyptian royal family

d. Catholics

2. After Moses fled Egypt what was his job?

a. A potter

b. A shepherd

c. the President of Egypt

d. A Prophet

3. How many years did Moses and the Hebrews stay in the desert before they could enter the Promised Land?

a. 2

b. they entered the Promised Land right away

c. 40

d. 120

4. Which of these miracles did God perform through Moses?

a. Parting the Red Sea

b. Giving the people the Ten Commandments

c. Raining bread every night

d. All of the above

Bonus: Why did Moses’ brother Aaron speak for him in public?

a.  Moses wanted to give his brother an important job

b. Moses didn’t speak English

c. Moses had a stutter

d. Moses was having a bad hair day

Pope Martin I

Pope Martin I, Uknown [Public Domain] via Wikimedia Commons

Prayer to St. Martin


Merciful God, our Father, neither hardship, pain, nor the threat of death could weaken the faith of St. Martin. Give us a faithful courage after St. Martin’s own heart, to endure whatever sufferings we may face. Amen.





Glorious definer of the Orthodox Faith…sacred chief of divine dogmas, unstained by error…true reprover of heresy…foundation of bishops, pillar of the Orthodox faith, teacher of religion…. Thou didst adorn the divine see of Peter, and since from this divine Rock, thou didst immovably defend the Church, so now thou art glorified with him.

The breviary of the Orthodox Church on St. Martin I

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