If you’re busy, if you’ve got something to attend to, don’t abandon the Jesus prayer, because it’ll glorify you. » Elder Ephraim of Katounakia  SOURCE

If you’re busy, if you’ve got something to attend to, don’t abandon the Jesus prayer, because it’ll glorify you.

A person who strives for a long time but doesn’t see spiritual progress has pride and egotism. Spiritual progress is found where    there is much humility.  Based on St. Paisios the Athonite     SOURCE:The Ascetic Experience

Where the spiritual progress is found (Saint Paisios the Athonite) In this photo an old hermit from a cell near Vatopaidi venerates the Holy Relics of the Vatopaidi’s Holy Founders: St Nikolaos, St. Athanasios and St.

People divorce because of their sensuality and their egotism. Nothing else. All the other reasons are invented afterwards to justify what they’ve done. (Saint Paisios the Athonite)  source

People divorce because of their sensuality and their egotism. All the other reasons are invented afterwards to justify what they’ve done. (Saint Paisios the Athonite) source

In the summer of 1975, I was blessed with going for the first time to the Garden of the Mother of God, Mount Athos (Agion Oros). I visited various age-long monasteries; I paid my respects to many of the priceless treasures of the Holy place, that is, holy remnants of martyrs and saints of our faith

Elder Paisios: On Incompatible Marriage Partners - ORTHOGNOSIA. This is a very sweet and insightful post.

Elder Elisaios, Abbot of the Holy Monastery of Simonos Petras, Mt Athos, Greece, speaks on the tradition and the present of Holy Mountain

Elder Elisaios, Abbot of the Holy Monastery of Simonos Petras, Mt Athos, Greece, speaks on the tradition and the present of Holy Mountain

Κυριακή προσευχή-Lord’s prayer in greek: »Πάτερ ημών» Christian Orthodox. | Γέροντες της εποχής μας

Κυριακή προσευχή-Lord’s prayer in greek: »Πάτερ ημών» Christian Orthodox. | Γέροντες της εποχής μας

Στα ελληνικά Most people nowadays have been educated in a secular way, so they live their lives rushing here and there with a high ‘’secular’’ speed. Since they do not fear God, - the fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom(Ps 111:10) – they have no use for brakes, and as they speed everywher

‘’Though Ours Are Difficult and Dangerous Times, Christ Will Triumph in the End.

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