Fr Dragos Herescu

“Prayer and our Life Journey”


“Once Jesus was asked by the Pharisees when the kingdom of God was coming, and he answered, ‘The kingdom of God is not coming with things that can be observed; nor will they say, “Look, here it is!” or “There it is!” For, in fact, the kingdom of God is within you.'”

Luke 17 : 20 – 21 (NRSV)

Supplementary information

Other Bible Passages referenced:

Genesis 5 : 24, Genesis 6 : 9, Matthew 6 : 9 – 13, John 15 : 14.
Recommended reading:

The Way of the Ascetics: The Ancient Tradition of Discipline and Inner Growth – Tito Colliander.



Fr Dragos Herescu

Position at time of recording this video:
Principal of The Institute for Orthodox Christian Studies, Cambridge.
Affiliated lecturer of the Divinity Faculty, University of Cambridge.
Priest at St John the Evangelist Romanian Orthodox church, Cambridge, United Kingdom.

Denomination: Eastern Orthodox