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Wednesday, 26 September 2012

THE ZODIAC IN OUR MODERN SOCIETY


Archimandrite Grιgorios Κonstantinou
PhD in Theology


           Persistent care and anxiety of man to explore and explain everything he sees around him, tried in the interpretation of various phenomena. This phenomenon is called the occult science and art that originated since man think and observe natural phenomena. The particular but his involvement with the phenomena of the universe and the stars named Astrology or Astromanteia and thus have horoscopes.
          The man first years without science did not have the capacity to interpret and explain many of the phenomena and magnificent spectacles of the sky. But after many years who have dealt with the phenomena of the firmament of uranium and tried to explain they were given the nickname astromantes or astrologers...

Monday, 3 September 2012

3 plus 1 stories of prayer


Translated from the original by “M.L.”

I have lived in Athens my whole life. I used to spend in the city even the hot, dry summers. I have gathered many pictures from Athens in my mind’s eye, a few of them so intense that I cannot forget them. This blog gave me the opportunity to present 3 plus 1 true stories of people who prayed. I witnessed these events and I was moved to tears, hopefully, not out of cheap sentimentality, but because of the acknowledgment of those individuals’ faith. Of course, this is subjective and some readers may find the stories uninteresting while others may be moved. I am not a professional writer and perhaps my writing style cannot capture the power of the moment. But enough with the excuses, let’s start...