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26/5/2020:
Confessions of the Demons (Miracles of Saint Joseph the Hesychast)
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16/5/2020:
Deliverance from Thoughts (Miracles of Saint Joseph the Hesychast)
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06/5/2020:
Dogmatic Guidance (Miracles of Saint Joseph the Hesychast)
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26/4/2020:
Interceding for Us (Miracles of Saint Joseph the Hesychast)
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25/4/2020:
The Jerusalem of Above
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22/4/2020:
A handful of sand
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16/4/2020:
Geronda in Hawaii (Miracles of Saint Joseph the Hesychast)
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10/4/2020:
Behind a Trial Lies God’s Blessing
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06/4/2020:
The Repose of Father Job (Miracles of Saint Joseph the Hesychast)
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27/3/2020:
Visions of Geronda Joseph (Miracles of Saint Joseph the Hesychast)
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08/4/2019:
The Church of Christ is Catholic
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02/4/2019:
The harder the struggle, the greater the victory
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30/3/2019:
The furnace of sorrows
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14/2/2019:
Patience
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21/12/2018:
It enlightens the soul
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30/10/2018:
Forgiveness
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14/10/2018:
The path of life
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21/9/2018:
When God is obliged
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21/8/2018:
Sorrows and trials
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15/8/2018:
A Transition to Life: The Dormition of the Mother of God
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02/7/2018:
On Egotism
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29/6/2018:
Good intention
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25/6/2018:
Pain and Sorrow in our Lives (1)
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24/6/2018:
Our ignominy
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30/5/2018:
Gather your strength
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30/3/2018:
He wants us to suffer
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16/3/2018:
The devil’s delight
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28/2/2018:
Do not feed your passions by yielding to them
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13/2/2018:
Certain benefit
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03/1/2018:
Like people who are drunk
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08/8/2017:
When in pain…
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17/6/2017:
A trance
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13/5/2017:
The powerful impediments
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18/4/2017:
Nobody can
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20/3/2017:
Heal us
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14/2/2017:
The connection between the heart and its prayer
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12/2/2017:
Teaching on the prayer of the heart
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11/2/2017:
Patience
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15/1/2017:
Spiritually weak
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23/12/2016:
Egotism in the raw
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30/11/2016:
The virtue of humility
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18/11/2016:
The Divine Liturgy
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16/10/2016:
It’s ridiculous
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18/1/2015:
On the beautiful road of love – a letter of Elder Ephraim of Arizona
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15/12/2014:
A Letter Towards Brethren
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07/12/2014:
Elder Ephraim of Arizona: On Slander & Condemnation
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07/10/2014:
A Letter of Elder Ephraim of Arizona on Confession and Spiritual Accounting
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21/3/2013:
The Struggle of Great Lent – ΙI
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19/3/2013:
The Struggle of Great Lent - Ι
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Short biography
Elder Ephraim of Arizona †
Archimandrite Ephraim of Philotheou is an archimandrite and former abbot of Philotheou Monastery on Mount Athos, spiritual guide of several monasteries on Mount Athos and Greece, and the founder of several monasteries in the United States. He resides in Arizona at St. Anthony's Greek Orthodox Monastery. Elder Ephraim has been a priest-monk for almost 60 years and has served as an elder for more than 50 years. He was a disciple of Elder Joseph the Hesychast of Mount Athos and lived in monastic obedience to him for 12 years until his Elder's repose in 1959.