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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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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

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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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...
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”The Triumph of the Icons” on Mount Athos (2017)

The Feast of Orthodoxy (Sunday of Orthodoxy or the Triumph of Orthodoxy) is celebrated on the first Sunday of Great Lent. The dominant theme...
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Beyond torture – the gulag of Pitesti and the new martyrs

The Sunday after Easter is the eighth day of the paschal celebration, called the Antipascha. The scripture reading from Acts presents the miraculous liberation...
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Metropolitan Anthony Bloom – Men and women in the Church

In this video recording, Metropolitan Anthony Bloom talks about men and women starting with the first parents (Adam and Eve) and their fall. He also...
Questions of Saint Paisiosvideo

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...

TESTIMONIES

Jonathan Jackson - How my friends received the newsvideo

Jonathan Jackson – How friends received the news about my embracing...

Five-time Emmy Award-winning actor Jonathan Jackson talks about how family and friends received the news about his embracing of Orthodoxy. Jonathan Jackson: "When I became Orthodox...
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Elder Sophrony speaks about the death of St. Silouan the Athonite

In this audio recording, Archimandrite Sophrony (Sakharov) speaks about the death of his master, St. Silouan the Athonite. Available subtitles: English, Romanian. Hegumen Misael, that wonderful...
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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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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...
Elder Aimilianos - Do you know why God put your eyes right therevideo

Elder Aimilianos: “Do you know why God put your eyes right...

Fr. Iakovos, a disciple of Elder Aimilianos of Simonopetra (Mount Athos) remembers one of his encounters with his spiritual father. Location & video source: St....

PRAYERS

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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...
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...
Met. Ioan - Praying for the little girlvideo

Prayer for the little girls (Metropolitan Ioan)

Heart touching video of Metropolitan John of Timisoara who asks for prayer for healing for three little girls, one of them suffering from leukemia. "You...

Theology and Spirituality (TS) Series

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