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St Maximos of Kapsokalyvia and Fourteenth-Century Athonite Hesychasm

“Here every stone breathes prayers”, Fr Nikon of Karoulia (18751963) used to say when walking along the steep and rocky paths of Athos. But while each part of Athos possesses its own distinctive sense of the divine presence, there is … Continue reading

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