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WISDOM FROM MOUNT ATHOS (WMA) SERIES

SIGNS OF THE END TIMES (SET) SERIES

How to preserve the inner peace in a busy world? (Fr....

Fr. Rafail Noica, a Romanian disciple of Fr. Sophrony Sakharov, talks about the possibility to preserve the inner peace in a busy world. Fr. Rafail: How...
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On biometric health cards

THE PATH OF HUMILITY (TPH) SERIES

The Path of Humility (TPH) – S01E01

We start the TPH series with the simple, but Spirit-bearing words of Fr. Proclu, the contemporary hermit: "God so greatly loves the humble man... All...

FATHER OF PEACE (FP) SERIES

”Who can fight against love?” (Elder Thaddeus)

In this video recording Elder Thaddeus of Vitovnica talks about the unique power of Christian love, showing that "there is no weapon that can...

DEATH AND DYING (DD) SERIES

”We have to leave this earth empty-handed”

Elder Cleopa gives us the example of Alexander the Great who, when he saw death staring in his face, said: "both my hands be...

DIVINE SERVICES

Metropolitan Paul of Aleppo: “I see Thy bridal chamber…”

It's been almost 5 years since Metropolitan Paul (Yazigi) has been kidnapped in the province of Aleppo, Syria, together with the Syriac Orthodox archbishop, Mor...

TODAY'S PICKS

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The reality of spiritual fatherhood in Orthodoxy (Fr. Rafail)

Fr. Rafail, disciple of Archimandrite Sophrony of Essex, talks about the reality of spiritual fatherhood in Orthodox Christianity. Fr. Rafail Noica: Later on, when I finally...
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Orthodox Hesychasm (Fr. Aimilianos of Simonopetra)

Fr. Aimilianos of Simonopetra talks about Hesychasm as the way of approaching God without being consumed by the divine fire. Fr. Aimilianos: Hesychasm is the candle, it...
Fr. Thaddeus - Children trust us completelyvideo

Fr. Thaddeus – Children trust us completely (Part 2/6)

Our Thoughts Determine Our Lives: The Life and Teachings of Elder Thaddeus of Vitovnica (Part 2/6) In the second part of the video interview, Elder...
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Matins of the Resurrection [Pascha] – Hamatoura Monastery

Matins of the Resurrection: Fathers of the Hamatoura Orthodox Monastery in Kousba, North Lebanon. Credits: audio recordings: https://soundcloud.com/hamatoura-monks/sets/2017a-1 pictures: https://www.facebook.com/pg/HamatouraMonastery "It is the Day of Resurrection, // let us...
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Too many feasts of the Mother of God? (Fr. Nikon)

Elder Nikon of Mount Athos talks about the Mother of God, Theotokos, the dawn which revealed the Sun of justice. Translate this video in your...

TESTIMONIES

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Fr. Rafail: “I realized that Fr. Sophrony was a saint”

Fr. Rafail, a disciple of Fr. Sophrony, talks about the main characteristics of a saint: humbleness and naturalness. These were abundantly found in the...
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”I became a wanderer for the love of Christ” (St. Porphyrios)

Audio recording of St. Porphyrios of Kafsokalivia in which he talks about a wise skill of Orthodox spiritual life: accepting the accusations with joy....
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Fr. Teofil Paraian: a contemporary ‘Fool for Christ'

Video testimony of Fr. Teofil Paraian of Sambata Monastery on how he radically avoided the danger of pride and false humility. A contemporary example...
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Remembering Fr. Paisie Olaru

Metropolitan Andrew of Cluj is remembering his first encounter with Fr. Paisios Olaru from Sihla Skete / Sihastria Monastery, Neamt, Romania. This may...
Fr. Rafail - Fr. Sophrony giving candies to a childvideo

Fr. Sophrony giving candies to a child

Fr. Rafail, a disciple of Fr. Sophrony, talks about how Fr. Sophrony used to give candies to children... he had his own style... This video...

PRAYERS

Prayers Confession Fr. Sofian Boghiuvideo

Prayers before the Mystery of Confession

Fr. Sofian prays before the Holy Mystery of Confession, as an orthodox priest. He was also a well know church painter persecuted for his faith...
Fr. Rafail - Prayer of Elder Sophronyvideo

A Prayer of Elder Sophrony Sakharov

In this recording, Fr. Rafail, a disciple of Fr. Sophrony, prays with the prayer of his spiritual father: "О ALMIGHTY GOD and our FATHER, Fount of...
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Fr. Ioan Iovan – Prayer of Absolution

Archimandrite Ioan Iovan (1922-2008), who spent 10 years in the Romania's Communist prisons, says the prayer of Absolution in the Holy Mistery of Confession. This...

Theology and Spirituality (TS) Series

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