Pilgerreise auf den Berg Athos – Griechenland


Veranstalter: Some friends of Mount Athos – Kleanthis Symeonides

Leitung – Anmeldung: Kleanthis Symeonides. E-Mail: ksymeonides@cytanet.com.cy.

Kommunikation: Englisch

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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 and the martyrs have left abundant material of remarkable splendor which refers to their life stories. Their sweet smelling sayings and their teachings have drawn the luminous trail for the salvation of those who would like to take the narrow and sorrowful path which leads to the Kingdom of God.

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Herbs from Holy Mount Athos help cure illnesses!

Calendula officinalis

Several herbs, endemic at the Holy Mount Athos, have been found to cure chronic illnesses like rheumatism, circulatory problems, allergies etc.

The Centre for the Research and Study of such herbs has been launched at the monastery of Vatopedi with the help of Italian scientists, most notable of which is professor Roberto Micinilli of the University of Viterbo.

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Saint Nektarios Metropolitan of Pentapolis (Libya) and the Vatopedi Monastery (8th nocturn)

by Andri Hatzikosta-Tofalidou


Letter 6

31 May 1901

To
The Most holy commissioners of the Holy and Great Monastery of Vatopedi


We have received you gracious latter, dated 24th of the current month, and we are hastening to inform you that we are sending a package within a container, marked MB, being your contribution to our Christology, at your request. It is our duty to express to you our thanks for your support in the  read more… Διαβάστε τη συνέχεια του άρθρου »

Saint Nektarios Metropolitan of Pentapolis (Libya) and the Vatopedi Monastery (7th nocturn)

by Andri Hatzikosta-Tofalidou

Letter 5

1 April 1901

To:
The Esteemed Commissioners of the Holy and Respected Monastery of Vatopedi,

Christ has Risen!
After sending you my brotherly embrace in Christ and my best wishes that you may celebrate the bright Day of the Resurrection with joy and joyful heart for many years, I would like to inform your brotherly love that the work has been published last week. I am sending two books and please take the pleasure in letting me know of the best way to send the books, and on their required number. That is, if you wish me to send you 100 books or less. read more… Διαβάστε τη συνέχεια του άρθρου »

Saint Nektarios Metropolitan of Pentapolis (Libya) and the Vatopedi Monastery (6th nocturn)

 

by Andri Hatzikosta-Tofalidou

Letter 4

5 December 1900

 

Esteemed brothers in Christ of the Great and Holy Monastery of Vatopedi, I embrace your brotherly love.
At Vatopedi
With this letter I inform you that I have received your gracious letter and the check for 410 golden Francs from the commissioner of the Holy Mountain in Thessaloniki, Mr .Nikoforos Xenofontinou, and I wholeheartedly thank you. read more… Διαβάστε τη συνέχεια του άρθρου »

Saint Nektarios Metropolitan of Pentapolis (Libya) and the Vatopedi Monastery (5th nocturn)

by Andri Hatzikosta-Tofalidou

Letter 3

5 December 1900

Esteemed brothers in Christ of the Great and Holy Monastery of Vatopedi, I embrace your brotherly love.
At Vatopedi
With this letter I inform you that I have received your gracious letter and the check for 410 golden Francs from the commissioner of the Holy Mountain in Thessaloniki, Mr .Nikoforos Xenofontinou, and I wholeheartedly thank you. read more… Διαβάστε τη συνέχεια του άρθρου »