Tag: Fast of Nineveh

Feb 2024
Fast of Neneveh | Syriac Orthodox Church

Love the giver, not the gift! To mark the Fast of Nineveh, Mor Andrawos Bahhi recounts the story of the Samaritan Women, specifically citing John 4:10. And as he tells our parishioners: “A lot of time, we talk about the gift of God when he answers our prayers. We ask God for something, but it is always what we want, not his gift.” Sayidna Andrawos reminds us to love God, the giver of our gifts, and not fixate on the gifts themselves. Live a life to honor all of God’s gifts and......

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