In Memoriam: Sister Aggeliki Tsaousi the Unmercenary Paediatrician (1932-2015)

  + Memory Eternal!  Καλόν Παράδεισον! + Theophany 2015 Today I have been to the Annual Greek Memorial Service for a very special person, one I consider my spiritual mother.  On the anniversary of the repose the tradition is for members of the church to pray for the reposed during Holy Liturgy, at the very centre […]

A Window to Heaven

Today,  another blessing and surprise encounter awaited me!  But let me start from the very beginning. Early at dawn, I went Elder Symeon’s monastery for Matins, Holy Liturgy and the Memorial service on Saturday of Meatfare.  The service was one of the longest ones I have ever attended; the priests were reading for hours (!) […]

Hymns and Simandron in Honour of Newly-Glorified St. Amphilochios (Makris)

Patmos, Greece, August 30, 2018 This Saint was the spiritual father of my spiritual mother, Sister Aggeliki of Blessed Memory! So now on both sides, on all sides indeed, my spiritual grandparents have been proclaimed Saints!!! Glory to God! Holy one of God intercede for us!     As reported yesterday, the Holy Synod of the […]

Spared Death Penalty … Twice!

St. Demetrios of Thessaloniki and Elder Philotheos Zervakos   Two Miracles May St. Demetrios intercede for Us! Today is a very special day for my hometown Thessaloniki. +St. Demetrios of Thessaloniki, 26 October. Thessalonians and all the world are glorifying “the myrrh-gushing saint and courageous martyr, Demetrius, the commander”.  Indeed, St Velimirovich is so right! “St. Paul bedewed […]


  My Lifestyle – Suitcases 😃 Lover of the Theotokos, Pilgrim, Traveller, Hermit! Ah! The Raptures of Living!    (Still shying away from limelight  😊) * “That they all may be one; as thou, Father, art in me, and I  in thee, that they also may be one in us ” (John 17:21, KJV) * Dedicated to St. Paisios of Mount Athos, my […]

Little city hermit

My Lifestyle – Suitcases, Lover of the Theotokos, Pilgrim, Traveller and a Little City Hermit. Belonging to Neither and Both.  *   (Still shying away from limelight )    * As of Easter 2016, the little city hermit has been kidnapped by the Celtic Saints to the UK! *   * “That they all may be one; as thou, […]