Salvation by Grace and Just Showing Up
March 15, 2008 Length: 9:38
Fr. Stephen talks about one aspect of the Orthodox understanding of salvation by grace, and notes that a very large part of it consists in "just showing up," learning to be present to God and to accept faithfully the means of grace given to us.
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