By His Grace Bishop Moussa
"Therefore we also...are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses" (Hebrews 12:1). This great cloud of witnesses which are the saints are watching us, feeling what we feel, they hear our prayers and they offer our prayers as incense before the Lord.
In our church, we have six types of Orthodox heroes: the Repentants, the Saints, the Monks and Nuns, the Evangelists, the Scholars, and the Martyrs.
THE REPENTANTS - The Repentants are examples of saints who led very sinful lives, and then later repented from their sinful ways to spend the rest ...