Elder Aimilianos - Simonopetra

Find our fellow man

“If we do decide to stop living on our own – and throw open the doors for light to enter – then we’ll discover that, while we were looking for God, we also found...

Manuel Dukas Chrisaphes

Manuel Dukas Chrisaphes

A singer, composer, and musical theoretician, Manuel Chrysaphes was called “the New Koukouzeles” by his admirer, the Cretan composer John Plousiadinos. He is the author of at least 300 compositions, including nearly full modal...

Epiphany in Aqaba

Epiphany in Aqaba

For the first time in history, the waters of the red sea were consecrated by the superior father Klaudios from the Aqaba monastery of St. Nicholas, of the Greek Orthosox Patriarchate in Jerusalem. Then...

St John Kronstadt

My Life in Christ

“There is nothing impossible unto those who believe; lively and unshaken faith can accomplish great miracles in the twinkling of an eye. Besides, even without our sincere and firm faith, miracles are accomplished, such...

Saint-Silouan-the-Athonite

Saint Silouan on Love

The soul cannot know peace unless she prays for her enemies. The soul that has learned of God’s grace to pray, feels love and compassion for every created thing, and in particular for mankind,...