Our Holy Mother Theodora
A famous nun and instructress of nuns from Alexandria, this holy woman said: `As cold and snow are necessary to a tree for it to bear fruit, so are trials and temptations to our life.' She entered peace-fully into rest at the beginning of the fifth century.
* From "The Prologue from Ochrid", by Bishop Nikolai Velimirovic - Lazarica Press - Birmingham 1985
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