the least cry of your soul

the least cry of your soul

Let us have confidence in God, remembrance and love toward Him  The Holy Mountain has shown us that the Grace of God is active everywhere   Do you know what Saint John Damascene calls Divine Grace : a vault of God There where you are sitting, where for years you have been expecting God and not found Him… He all of a sudden leaps and enters you, embraces you, kisses you and fills you with the breath of His nostrils, with His love, His...

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the most divine element

the most divine element

Prayer is the most divine element that exists within man   It transports us to God and is the means by which we are bound to Him   Through prayer the communion of the Persons of the Trinity is made available to us and becomes the form of our own communication with God Thus it is not a question of reciting this or that prayer, but rather that everything within us should become a prayer, that we should be praying in everything through all prayer...

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falling and rising within you

falling and rising within you

+ “True self discover occurs only within the consciousness of the Church. Becoming one with the Body of the Church, and living within its assurance and certitude enables you to be free from changes, anxiety and sadness. + + Troubles simply come come and go, passing by like waves, but they will never be able to drown you.  You have become like the shore, unmoved by the pounding of the sea.  The waves will come and crash all around but you...

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nourishing grace

nourishing grace

+ What food is for the body, the Spirit is for my life. The Spirit is the foundation of my very existence, He gives life to all flesh. “By the Holy Spirit every soul is given life” + Elder Aemilianos of Simonopetra the Way of the Spirit (p....

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anaphora of love

anaphora of love

“Love isn’t something that comes from our hearts, but rather from the heart of God. And this love penetrates our hearts and minds, from where it flows out to others, ultimately returning to God” Elder Aemilianos of Simonopetra Monastery the way of the spirit (p.90) + Thine own of Thine...

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