Yet More Almond Blossoms

More Almond Blossoms

Honeybees gather nectar and pollen, as a slight fragrance fills the air.


Almond Blossoms

Almond Tree in Bloom

The almond blossoms are the herald of spring. The fig tree to the right, by contrast, is the last to put forth buds and new leaves.

Ἀπὸ δὲ τῆς συκῆς μάθετε τὴν παραβολήν· ὅταν ἤδη ὁ κλάδος αὐτῆς γένηται ἁπαλὸς καὶ τὰ φύλλα ἐκφύῃ γινώσκετε ὅτι ἐγγὺς τὸ θέρος.

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Father Pavlos

Father Pavlos passed away early this morning.

A screen shot from the 1985 film, The Monastery of Mount Sinai: Where God Walked on Earth.