St. Mary of Egypt (for all ages) - Writings - Frederica.com

Having been a sinful woman, You became through repentance a Bride of Christ. Having attained angelic life, You defeated the demons with the weapon of the Cross; Therefore, O most glorious Mary you are a Bride of the Kingdom.

St. Mary of Egypt (Sunday April 1st) - Beautiful icon of St Mary. We heard her story tonight during the Great Canon. Always moves me to tears. <3

Mary of Egypt (Sunday April - Beautiful icon of St Mary. We heard her story tonight during the Great Canon. Always moves me to tears.

St. Mary of Egypt, Patron of Chastity (warfare against the flesh; deliverance from carnal passions); Demons (deliverance from); Fever; Skin diseases; Temptations of the flesh 344 - 421

Mary of Egypt, Patron of Chastity (warfare against the flesh; deliverance from carnal passions); Demons (deliverance from); Temptations of the flesh 344 - 421

St. Mary of Egypt

Mary of Egypt has an amazing story! She went from extreme promiscuity and chasing men to being a woman of God who survived alone in the desert for over 47 years! Blessed Mary of Egypt pray to God for us!

Icon of Mary of Egypt, covered in golden hair, being handed a cloak by Zosimas, French, 15th century (British Library)

Zosimus hands naked Mary of Egypt his cloak, BL Yates Thompson MS 3 Dunois Hours, French

3/29/2012 "A small but persistent discipline is a great force; for a soft drop falling persistently, hollows out hard rock." ~ St. Isaac the Syrian

An icon of Saint Mary of Egypt and Saint Zosimas. "A small but persistent discipline is a great force; for a soft drop falling persistently, hollows out hard rock. Isaac the Syrian

Her repentance is not of the moral sort, a mere sorrow for deeds that have been done. Her repentance is an effort of self-emptying that is greeted by a Divine-filling. She becomes a vessel of grace in the manner described by St. Paul...

Her repentance is not of the moral sort, a mere sorrow for deeds that have been done. Her repentance is an effort of self-emptying that is greeted by a Divine-filling. She becomes a vessel of grace in the manner described by St.

St Mary of Egypt - 5th Sunday of Great Lent. Blessed Saint of Repentance Grant us tears of confession!

The Vita Icon of St Mary of Egypt

Orthodoxy and the World Saint Mary of Egypt. Also my guardian angel. I was named after her.

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