GREAT VESPERS Kathisma Reading “Blessed is the man…” is sung. At Psalm 140 In Tone 1 If You mark iniquities, Lord, who can stand?* But with You forgiveness is that You may be revered. When the love of God took possession of you, venerable Anthony, you began to look upon the enticements of the world…
The rich man is not one who has much but one who gives much. For, what he gives away remains his forever.
St. John Chrysostom