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Monasticism and Profound humility

In Paradise, man was in communion with God and God was life and security for him.  Disobedience and the falling into sin disrupted this life giving union with God.  And thus death entered the life of men with devastating consequences. … Continue reading

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THE HEART THAT IS FILLED WITH ANGER CANNOT RECEIVE THE HOLY SPIRIT!

Spiritual Wisdom from Elder Proclu Monk Proclu (Nicău) Elder Proclu was born on November 13, 1928 in the Romanian village of Micolu Belan, in the Neamts region. At age twelve he left for the monastery of Sihastria, where he lived … Continue reading

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self righteous indignation

Why are you concerned about your opinions? I do not like this…, “Why is it like this?  Why did he tell it like this?  I would have told it better.  Why did he do that? Etc..  These are the biggest … Continue reading

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Lasting Love shows Trust

Love believes all things 1 Cornithians 13:7 That is the kind of love we want for our marriage or for our friendship to last for a life time.  No love can grow without trust. We are called to love by … Continue reading

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Providence of God

why did God create His angels in grace, knowing in advance that some of them would offer resistance to God and would be eternally rejected by Him for their sin? Why did God settle Adam in Paradise, knowing that Adam … Continue reading

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Flight from reality

If truth is solely simply the product of the human brain, then subjectivity is the only reality.  Each person’s life is isolated.  We have even abandoned the slightest chance of what traditionally is known as friendship and communion.  The only … Continue reading

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A Hard Promise to Keep

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