The virtues of the disciple

Archimandrite Ephrem Philotheos Humble thinking and obedience as well embellish the monk and in time they make him a complete spiritual man since the humble is obedient too and the obedient is humble too. Who is humble for Christ doesn’t…

THE DISCIPLE MUST WILLINGLY ACCEPT EVERYTHING COMES FROM HIS ELDER AS USEFUL EVEN IF THEY BRING SADNESS OR PAIN, CAUSE IN ACCORDANCE WITH HIS STRIFE AND TROUBLES GOD GRANTS HIM HIS MERCY Part 3

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Abba Arsenios said once to abba Alexander:…
January 24, 2021/by valentin

Christ and the Holy Mother of God don’t punish, they love…

We often hear someone saying:” I did this bad thing and the…
November 13, 2016/by p. Paisie

The life of Saint Sava Vatopedine – Divine Presence – What it is possible and what is impossible to be related

Divine presence – strengthening in the desert
Saint Sava spent…
October 6, 2018/by p. Paisie

He did not cry for two years

A true story
Helena was living in Karpenisi and had a very tough…
February 27, 2017/by p. Paisie

The Theology of the Cross (II)

Archimandrite Athanasios Mitilineos
Please understand this issue,…
October 18, 2016/by p. Paisie

Cut off everything relates to your own will

`From the heart emerge the evil thoughts`



But where do they…
November 3, 2020/by p. Paisie

Goodness tested at the encounter with the evil

In 1972, Metropolitan Anthony of Suroj participated at a discussion…
April 10, 2017/by p. Paisie

God sends us people

Priest Alexander Eltianinov
Our mistake is that we don’t take…
November 3, 2016/by p. Paisie

About temptations

Saint Nektarios of Pentapolis
Temptations are allowed for showing…
October 11, 2017/by p. Paisie

The pain was eased by Christ

Nun Porphyria

Death is sure for all, for rich and poor, for…
October 26, 2016/by p. Paisie

The fast of the Holy Apostles Peter and Paul

The Orthodox Church celebrates on 29th of June the Holy Apostles…
August 25, 2018/by p. Paisie

What mean the words of Christ: `I did not come to bring peace, but a sword.`

`I did not come to bring peace on earth ; I did not come to…
October 29, 2017/by p. Paisie
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