MARIA MAGDELEINA

writer, podcaster, child of God

Yesterday, I encountered racism, so I decided to write about it because ENOUGH IS ENOUGH.  Yesterday, I encountered racism and I was shocked as if it was the first time I had ever lived it, but then I wondered why I surprised. It wasn’t the first time, but God knows just how many times.  Yesterday, …

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Disclaimer: This blog post is not detailed, assuming the readers already know about the content of the Bible. To know more about the Bible and the Book of Jonah in particular, please visit the following link: https://www.stmarystmark.ca/books-articles/articles/174-jonah-s-fasting-fast-of-nineveh Last week, from February 10 to February 12, I fasted three days for Jonah’s fast. Orthodox Christians do …

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To the ones that made me feel like home for five days straight, that made me promise to never change who I am, that loved my sense of humour, that have golden and open hearts, that warmly welcomed us, that cook super well, that encouraged me to serve, that are bold in their faith, that …

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How to love yourself the Christian way.

Exactly a year ago, I was in Cairo, capital of Egypt. A day before my departure, I went to visit Saint Mark’s Coptic Orthodox Cathedral. Right next to it was Saint Peter & Saint Paul’s Coptic Orthodox Church, which I also visited. The members of the cathedral, as well of the church, were such humble …

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i wanted to post this earlier, but here it is. this is about the shooting in the Oregon community college. it breaks my heart to know that people are killed in a supposedly free democratic country for their beliefs. if you know you’re right, don’t change what you believe in for fear of being attacked. …

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