What is the Recollection of Death and what does it Mean?

What is the Recollection of Death and what does it Mean?

Archimandrite Georgios Kapsanis, Abbot of the Holy Monastery of Gregoriou †   The recollection of death helps us get beyond our former self, because it brings humility to the soul. When we forget death, we’re under the illusion that we’ll be on earth for ever and this increases our arrogance,...

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James W. Lillie: My Personal Recollections of Saint Paisios

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 on a number of occasions. Were I a more saintly person, I would no doubt have recognized more easily the sanctity...

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