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Ο μικρός τυμπανιστής

Χριστουγεννιάτικο τραγούδι από τις αδελφές της Μονής

Άναρχος Θεός, Βυζαντινά Κάλαντα Χριστουγέννων

"Άναρχος Θεός", Βυζαντινά κάλαντα Χριστουγέννων τραγουδούν οι αδελφές της Μονης.  https://youtu.be/CQ8WWQNkWsI  

What Child is This?

Watch the video clip with the Christmas carol "What Child is This" sung by the sisters of the monastery.     

The Nativity of Christ by St John of Kronstadt

And in what humility has He come! He is born of a poor Virgin, in a cave, wrapped in poor swaddling clothes, and laid in a manger. 

Lyrics of the Greek Christmas carols in english

The following is a simple translation of the lyrics of the Greek Christmas Carols sung by the sisters of the monastery on the video. Good evening b...

What shall we offer Thee, O Christ

And we offer Thee a virgin mother.

Τί σοι προσενέγκωμεν Χριστέ...

Aκούστε τα κάλαντα που τραγουδούν οι αδελφές.  «Τί σοι προσενέγκωμεν Χριστέ, ὅτι ὤφθης ἐπὶ γῆς ως ἄνθρωπος δι' ἡμᾶς; ἕκαστον γὰρ τῶν ὑπὸ σοῦ γενομέ...

A Most Blessed 2020 Nativity Fast!

As the blessed period of the Nativity fast begins today...

The sarantaleitourgo and the miraculous rescue

There were once in a village, a group of men digging a mine. The cave sunk in and killed all those that had undertaken this expedition. 

The Sarantaleitourgon 2020 - Forty days Divine Liturgies

"Wash away, Lord, by Your holy Blood, the sins of all those commemorated, through the intercessions of the Theotokos and all Your saints. Amen." ...

The Holy Fathers tell us...

All of us sin constantly. We slip and fall.

Since our sweet Jesus is so good...