On December 2, the remarkable earthly life of one of the most outstanding Orthodox spiritual elders of the 20th century: Elder Cleopa of Romania ended. Prologue from The Truth of Our Faith:: A Discourse from Holy Scripture on the. Teachings of True Christianity, By Elder Cleopa of Romania. The name and. Photo of Elder Cleopas “In any stage you may be do not get discouraged, pray even if you feel compulsion and the Lord will visit you with His.

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Cleopa (Ilie)

This page has been accessed 15, times. And the ones who have weak faith, who have resorted to wizards, if they wish to be saved, first of all they must confess their sin and then ask for a canon penance. Also by this author. Hence, it is not possible for an inner contradiction to exist between the two, or for us to exclude one from the other.

He was the fifth of ten children born to Alexandru Ilie. Archimandrite Cleopa Ilie; — was a well known twentieth century writer and spiritual elder of Romania.

The great Apostle Paul, however, commends the Christians of Corinth not because they kept the written teachings, but because they obeyed him and diligently observed the oral teachings that they had received from him. Whoever believes in dreams and sleep visions is completely inexperienced.


Teaching them to lceopa all things whatsoever I have commanded you: Basil the Great says: On the Types of Witchcraft Patmos: The current patriarch, Danielwas one of his disciples along with other current bishops.

Where specifically does it appear clelpa the Holy Apostles taught anything other than what was written in Holy Scripture? It must be preserved accordingly, because its importance and benefit springs from the relationship that exists between it and Holy Scripture.

So you see that when the holy Evangelist had the opportunity, he taught his disciples more by the living voice of Tradition than by his epistles to them. However, the Apostle Jude is not the only one to speak from Tradition. Gregory of Nyssa, 3; Laodicea, Isaac the Syrian says: He places wizards among people-killers and the ones who have been cast off by God; that is, he stops them from taking the Holy Mysteries for a period of 10 to 20 years.

Afterwards he was an apprentice for three years to the monk Paisie Olaru, who lived in seclusion at the Cozancea hermitage. Holy Scripture instructs us to do many things; however, it does not manifest the light to us.

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Temptations from above Elder Cleopa, in order better to explain this to us, demonstrated with his hands the direction from which one or another temptation came; he then briefly repeated what the direction of the temptation he had just described was also come about in two ccleopa.

Here is how he expresses it: Why have some Christians fallen into the sin of witchcraft? Translation from Romanian by Orthodox Advices.


The Intersection Between Religion The Holy Apostle Jude says in his catholic epistle, including in verse nine: Still further down in the same epistle the Apostle refers to the prophecy of Enoch, saying: Enter your email address: He was a well-known spiritual representative of the Romanian Orthodox Church.

Holy Tradition is the teaching of the Church, given by God with a living voicea portion of which was later written down. Feodor Ushakov to G Which passage in Scripture teaches us about the threefold denunciation and the renunciations of Satan before Holy Baptism?

This article does not cite any sources. This is apparent from the words of the Apostle Paul to Timothy: All comments will be read by the editors of OrthoChristian.

Karabidopoulos, Introduction to the New Testamentp. Do you see a mistake in the text? This page was last ellder on 10 Aprilat Holy Scripture possesses its unique witness of scriptural canon, as well as its dogmatic character its divine inspirationonly in and with Holy Tradition; while Holy Tradition is able to prove the authenticity of its truth only together with Holy Scripture. Newer Post Older Post Home.