Elder Moses was born in Athens in 1952. He was an athonite monk for more than thirty years. He practiced hagiography, writing portraits for the Hagiorite community, poetry, and writing. He has given several presentations both in Greece and abroad in more than 60 conferences. He was the Head-Secretary of the Holy Community of the Holy Mount Athos and Dikaios at the Holy Skete of St Panteleimon of Koutloumousi. He was the editor in chief of the Hagiorite magazine ‘Protaton’ and the Elder of the Holy Cell of St John Chrysostom of the Holy Skete of Koutloumousi.