Tag: christian

Kyrie Eleison

This beautiful song used to be played in Christian churches during Harvest celebrations and Advent.


Motivation

The important thing is to strive towards a goal which is not immediately visible. That goal is not the concern of the mind, but of the spirit. -Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, Flight to Arras, 1942. Look to God in heaven. With the help of the church, you can not go wrong in the end if you…


Greek Christian Monks

The monastic community of Mount Athos in northern Greece seems like an interesting place. There are more than 20 monasteries on this mountainous island above the Aegean Sea. The Simonos Petras monastery was founded in 1257 and is sometimes called the Christian Tibet. It is said that that the monks that live there are detached…