Dimitris Karavasilis was born and grew up in Imvros, Turkey. He attended the Turkish primary school, while at the same time secretly learning the basic Greek language. Forced to emigrate, he settled in Greece. He went on to study both Theology and Greek Literature at the University of Athens, where he also attended post-graduate classes in the field of Comparative Paedagogics. He has been a radio producer at the local ecclesiastical radio station of the Metropolis of Pereus for 23 years. He still teaches religion and ethics at the High School level.
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Repentance Not Despair
The parable of the Prodigal Son offers a great opportunity for us to consider the benefits of true repentance. Still knowing that God is Love, we don’t need to feel guilty and despair but we should focus on our battle against our passions. We have the greatest ally in Jesus next to us.
Μετάνοια και όχι παραίτηση
Η παραβολή του Ασώτου μας προσφέρει την ευκαιρία να αναλογιστούμε πάνω στα ωφέλη της μετάνοιας που προέρχεται απο τα βάθη της καρδιάς μας, ξέροντας ωστόσο οτι απευθύνεται στον Θεό του οποίου η ουσία είναι η αγάπη. Οπότε δεν ταιριάζει στους χριστιανούς να απελπίζονται όταν αμαρτάνουν αλλά να μετανοούν αληθινά και να συνεχίζουν τον αγώνα τους.
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