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WISDOM FROM MOUNT ATHOS (WMA) SERIES

SIGNS OF THE END TIMES (SET) SERIES

8 questions of Saint Paisios the Athonite

Tape recording of Saint Paisios of Mount Athos where he asks himself essential questions about the spiritual life of the contemporary Christians. Signs of the...
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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

Elder Proclu – The Remembrance of Death

In this video recording, Elder Proclu talks about the benefit of remembering death. He recounts that a Father told him once: "What you taught...

DIVINE SERVICES

A peaceful Hymn to the Theotokos – nuns of the Camarzani...

A peaceful hymn brought to our ears by the nuns of the Camarzani Convent. It is a Hymn to the Theotokos chanted at the...

TODAY'S PICKS

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Troparion of Pentecost (Fr. Stefan, the hermit of Mount Athos)

Video recording of Fr. Stefan (Papa Stephanos, † 2001), a serbian hermit that spent over 40 years on Karoulia , in the cave where...
Fr. Rafail - The power of examplevideo

Fr. Rafail – The power of example in the spiritual life

In this video recording, Fr. Rafail talks about the power of example. He shows that "the more a man lives the commandments of Christ,...
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FP S01E01 Fr. Thaddeus – Spiritual Talks (Part 1/5)

Elder Thaddeus of Vitovnica is one of the most renowned spiritual fathers of the 20th century in Serbia. His spiritual Father was a Russian...
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The purpose of marriage. Childless couples (Metropolitan Athanasios)

Metropolitan Athanasios (Nikolaou) of Limassol (Cyprus) talks about couples that cannot have children naturally and the purpose of Christian marriage: "The human purpose is...
Fr Ephraim of Katounakia - Jesus Prayervideo

How to say the Jesus Prayer? (Fr. Ephraim of Katounakia)

Fr. Ephraim of Katounakia, a well known ascetic and spiritual father of Mount Athos, disciple of Elder Joseph the Hesychast, teaches us how to...

TESTIMONIES

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Fr. Rafail – My First Encounter with Father Sophrony

Fr. Rafail remembers his first encounter with his spiritual father, Fr. Sophrony Sakharov at Essex Monastery in the '60s. Subtitles: English (YTranslations Ltd), Romanian Fr. Rafail:...
Metropolitan Ioan - Why I believe in the Resurrectionvideo

”Why I believe in the Resurrection” (Metropolitan Ioan)

Metropolitan Ioan of Timisoara (Romania) recounts the time when his mother brought him the good news of Resurrection. Metropolitan Ioan of Timisoara: "I will tell you...
St Paisios - documentaryvideo

A five-hour documentary on Saint Paisios the Athonite

A five-hour documentary on Saint Paisios the Athonite produced by POKROB Film Studio and the Patriarchate of Moscow. Bishops, monks and laymen sharing their testimonies about St. Paisios. Part 1: Birth...
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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

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...
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...
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Praying with Saint Porphyrios (Video Recording)

Watch here a rare video recording with Saint Porphyrios of Kafsokalyvia († 2 December 1991). He prays for his spiritual children, that God may protect them from evil spirits...

Theology and Spirituality (TS) Series

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