Posts about Pastoral Care

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In the Prison of Târgu-Ocna

Fr. Constantin Voicescu   ‘No matter how bad pain is, it has no meaning other than the cleansing of the soul which longs for salvation’ (Valeriu…

Sep 21, 2017
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It’s difficult for young people to come to church (part 2)

Archimandrite Georgios Kapsanis († Former Abbot of the Monastery of Grigoriou, the Holy Mountain)   We have many examples of young people who’ve…

Sep 13, 2017
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It’s difficult for young people to come to church

Archimandrite Georgios Kapsanis († Former Abbot of the Monastery of Grigoriou, the Holy Mountain)   It’s difficult for young people today to approach…

Sep 09, 2017
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The value of charity, its practical application and its spiritual dimension

Protopresbyter Stefanos Anagnostopoulos   The miracle of the resurrection of Tabitha by the Apostle Peter is told in Acts, 9, 36-41. She lived in…

Aug 23, 2017
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Cut off the passions before the soul becomes accustomed to them – 2

Abbas Dorotheos     When I was in the coenobium, the Abbot, with the consent of the Elders, made me guest-master. I was, at the time, recovering…

Jan 17, 2017
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The Use of the Internet in the Pastoral Practice of the Church

Communicating via the Internet The manner of expression of the Internet is, in the first place, that of presence: to communicate on the Internet you have…

Dec 15, 2016
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Elder Joseph of Vatopedi on the life and personality of Abbess Taisia

Our Church, with its rich patristic tradition, is not devoid of examples and stories on spiritual matters in order to coach its people. Both our Fathers…

Dec 04, 2016
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Can sins be forgiven through vows?

Dr. Nikolaos Koios The age we live in is full of contradictions. On the one hand, people are stubbornly indifferent towards their Relationship with God,…

Oct 15, 2016