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pemptousiaocn-5-1 Pemptousia is published by the ‘SAINT MAXIM THE GREEK’ Institute for the Research, Preservation, and Promotion of Spiritual and Cultural Traditions. It appears online, in several languages. Pemptousia (www.pemptousia.com) and OCN have formed a strategic partnership, whereby content from each organization is shared online by both. We are delighted to bring you articles, videos, and other offerings from the Holy Mountain here at MyOCN.net.

The Church pays medical science the honor due to it

George Mantzarides, Professor Emeritus of the Theological School of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki Despite this, we can’t ignore the value…

Jul 12, 2017

James W. Lillie: My Personal Recollections of Saint Paisios

As I mentioned in the recent article about the Elder, I was fortunate enough to translate his biography of Saint Arsenios. As a result of this, I met him…

Jul 12, 2017

Jonathan Jackson: ‘How my entry into Orthodoxy affected the people around me’

 Jonathan Jackson, the famous actor and friend of Holy Mountain and Pemptousia, talks about the great turning point of his life, his entry into Orthodoxy,…

Jul 11, 2017

Metropolitan of Lemesos, Athanasios: “Signs of the Times”

Athanasios, Metropolitan of Lemesos (Limassol), Cyprus, speaks on the Signs of the Times. Source: pemptousia.com     ABOUT THE ORTHODOX CHRISTIAN…

Jul 10, 2017

Transplants and brain death

George Mantzarides, Professor Emeritus of the Theological School of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki Transplants have become part of everyday life…

Jul 10, 2017

In the hermitage of humility: the figure of an elder [2]

Returning to the subject of the Elder’s sermons. It was indeed a great spiritual pleasure to see him preach in church. His face would be transformed…

Jul 09, 2017

Metropolitan Kallistos: “The First Thing that Drew Me to Orthodoxy”

Watch Now.  Metropolitan of Diocleia. Kallistos (Ware) speaks on his liturgical experience in Orthodox life. Source: pemptousia.com     ABOUT…

Jul 08, 2017

The Feast of Feasts and the Triumph of Triumphs

K. Leontiev And further down the line, the return of doubting Thomas. No sooner had the reading finished than, suddenly, the bells started pealing mightily…

Jul 07, 2017

The Creation of the World: the Crossroads between Theology and Science [5]

Dr Petros Panayiotopoulos The matter of the creation of the world is, in itself, a field where the religious and scientific views of the world meet. Any…

Jul 06, 2017

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Elder Moses the Athonite We’ve said before that God is not wrathful, bent on punishment and revenge. If He were, He would be bad. But there’s no trace…

Jul 05, 2017

Metropolitan Nikolaos of Mesogaia: “Material Desires”

Metropolitan Nikolaos of Mesogaia and Lavreotiki speaks about Material Desires and the Hidden Need of Contemporary People. Source: pemptousia.com  …

Jul 05, 2017

How does the Holy Trinity create a person?

Dr. Nikolaos Koios, Content Coach of Pemptousia It’s been noted by theological scholarship on more than one occasion that, in Orthodoxy, dogma and ethos,…

Jul 04, 2017