“There is nothing upon Earth Holier, higher, grander, more solemn, more life-giving than the Liturgy. The Temple, at this particular time, becomes an Earthly Heaven…”

Saint John of Kronstadt would celebrate the Divine Liturgy every day. He would begin Matins at 4am and the Divine Liturgy would always finish after 12pm. Holy Communion would often take longer than 3 hours as the Cathedral, having a capacity of 5000, was often overflowing with faithful.

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“There is nothing upon Earth Holier, higher, grander, more solemn, more life-giving than the Liturgy. The Temple, at this particular time, becomes an Earthly Heaven…”

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“Lord, grant me the Grace to always have You in me, and not a minute to be without You.”

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“Lord! What shall I bring Thee? How shall I thank Thee for Thy continual Great Mercies to me and the rest of Thy people?”

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Below are some photos of Saint John’s Rasso, Gospel, Mitre, Stole, and Cuffs.

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