Miracles of Saint (Archimandrite) Justin of Chelije (part 3)

Fresco of Elder Justin Popovic, in the church of Pantanassa (of Vatopedi monastery) in Porto Lagos

The Year 1980
Novka Matich from the village of Osechine had a son, Zharko. Zharko was involved with the worst sort of company, spending most of his time in bars. His mother stated that some person had «placed a curse» on him, and that he was keeping company with her. For three years he never came home, and he threatened his parents with death. He was always dressed in black, and explained this by saying he was «in mourning for his parents.» read more Διαβάστε τη συνέχεια του άρθρου »

Elder Arsenios Spileotis (1886-1983) [with many pictures]

by Monk Joseph of Dionysiou Monastery

Elder Arsenios Spileotis (1886-1983), fellow struggler for more than 40 years with Saint Elder Joseph the Hesychast ( 1897-1959)

It is not easy to describe in a few pages the life and works of a great ascetic of the might of blessed Elder Arsenios. He was born in Pontos. While still young he was burning with Holy zeal. He decided to leave his country and walk from Russia to Constantinoupole and from there to the Holy Land, where he served at the Holy Sepulchre and at other Holy places for almost ten years.

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