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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

Fr. Thaddeus - Advice to the Youngvideo

Fr. Thaddeus – Advice to the Young (Part 1/6)

Our Thoughts Determine Our Lives: The Life and Teachings of Elder Thaddeus of Vitovnica (Part 1/6) In this part of the video interview, Elder Tadej...
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Patriarch of the People (POP) – S01E06

In the last part of the interview, Patriarch Pavle discusses the way sectarians and heretics deal with half-truths. He also sends the message to...
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”We steal things from the Church Fathers” (Fr. Iakovos)

Fr. Iakovos, a disciple of Elder Aimilianos of Simonopetra (Mount Athos) talks about innovative theology and Early Church Fathers. Video source: St. Elias Antiochian Orthodox Cathedral,...
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Fr. Thaddeus – Spiritual Talks [5/5] (FP, S01E05)

In the fifth part of the interview Elder Thaddeus talks about various topics, like: obedience, God's Providence and His permission, on the example of...
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How the Holy Spirit Works (Fr. Proclu)

In this video recording, Fr. Proclu Nicau, who lived an eremitical life in Romania, talks about how the Holy Spirit works. He was one...

TESTIMONIES

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Fr. Sophrony: “I bow before all people”

In this video recording, Fr. Rafail is trying to explain why Father Sophrony used to say that he bows before all people... Subtitles: English (YTranslations...
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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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Miraculous healing performed by the Virgin Mary on Mount Athos

One of the disciples of Elder Ephraim of Katounakia, Fr. Ephraim of Simonopetra, talks about a miraculous healing of his spiritual father performed by...
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How I became an Orthodox Christian

Fr. Raphael talks about his return to Orthodoxy passing through Protestantism. He refers to the Holy Communion, the true Flesh and Blood of...
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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...

PRAYERS

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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...
Paisie Olaru - Prayer Travelvideo

Fr. Paisie Olaru – Prayer for a safe journey (audio)

Many of those who have met Fr. Paisie (Paisius) Olaru said that he was one of the greatest and holiest spiritual fathers that lived...
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”O Heavenly King” (Fr. Sophrony Sakharov)

This is a rare audio recording of Fr. Sophrony Sakharov when he was 96, praying to the Holy Spirit: "O Heavenly King, the Comforter, the...

Theology and Spirituality (TS) Series

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