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.
Listen as Dimitris Karavasilis, host of True Life- a Greek production of the Orthodox Christian Network, offers a reflection to enlighten our daily lives with the light of Scripture and wisdom of the Church fathers. This week: The Holy Cross of Christ
Πλησιάζει η μεγάλη γιορτή του Σταυρού. Ευκαιρία να αναλογιστούμε τους δικούς μας σταυρούς, αν μοιάζουν με του Ιησού η αν είναι στα μέτρα και σταθμά τα δικά μας. Είμαστε έτοιμοι να αντικρύσουμε τον αληθινό Σταυρό;
Are we ready for our cross?
On September 14 we celebrate the Feast of the Holy Cross. Are we ready to meet the real Cross of the Lord? What about our own crosses? Does it match with the authentic one? It is time to start thinking and getting prepared!
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