SONGS OF FREEDOM: Part Six

St. Basil of Ostrog Part Six of Seven RTE: I understand that both of you have a strong tie to St. Basil of Ostrog. He isn’t well- known in the West, so how did that come about? MICHAEL: A couple of years ago I received a flyer about a book about him called, The Mystery of the Wonder-worker of Ostrog. The picture on the flyer drew me to him, and although we didn’t get the book at the time, the picture kept surfacing, and I found myself saying, “Holy St. Basil, Wonder-Worker of Ostrog, pray to God for us!” A year later I saw the book at St. Mary’s, and I thought, “This is my guy!” He was looking so holy and kind, blessing us from … [Read more...]