St. Nicholas Orthodox Church

Resources

Guide to Confession
Read this to help make a good confession,

Communion Prayers
Preparation for Holy Communion.

Post-Communion Prayers
These are read in the church at the close of the Liturgy.

Why Vigil is Essential
Explains the spiritual benefits of attending the Vigil service on Saturday night before Sunday Liturgy.

Spiritual Psalter
An important work by St. Ephraim the Syrian that captures the repentant heart.

Prayer of St. Ephraim the Syrian
Offered frequently in church and at home during Lent.

The Great Canon of St. Andrew of Crete
A detailed study in repentance, offered twice during Lent.

The Life of St. Mary of Egypt
Recorded by St. Sophronius. Read along with the Great Canon during Lent.

The Canon of Repentance to our Lord Jesus Christ
Recommended for those struggling for repentance.

One Hundred Stanzas on the Nativity and On the Nativity
Selections by St. Ephraim the Syrian and St. Romanos the Melodist

On the Feast of Palms
By St. Romanos the Melodist

On the Theophany
By St. Romanos the Melodist

15 Hymns for the Feast of the Epiphany (Theophany)
By St. Ephraim the Syrian

The Dispute between the Cherub and the Thief
Author unknown (5th century)