April 10, 2020
  • 5:34 pm 6 Weekly Rituals That Have Completely Changed My Life
  • 4:34 pm A Money Manifesting Ritual (with Landria Onkka)
  • 4:34 pm A Simple Druid’s Rite – The Lego Core Order of Ritual (with voiceover)
  • 1:34 pm POWERFUL Hypnotic SLEEP (ASMR) • MONEY & ABUNDANCE Soothing Meditation
  • 1:34 pm Guided meditation for students

Hello my siblings in Christ, I’m Bojan, and in this short video I hope to show you what being an Orthodox Christian feels like. But first, a little disclaimer: This is a depiction. There are many Orthodox people. Some are more devout, some are less devout. Some of the items presented here do not apply […]

Introduction to “Chronicles of the Desert”

In monastic literature, the desert is where one goes to strip off both the world and its many idols in order to seek God. It is a place of great struggle — a purifying furnace — where combat with both the unruly nature of the ego and the wiles and temptations of the demonic lead […]

Why do monks pray the Jesus Prayer (Fr. Aimilianos, Part 2/3)

Through this encounter of man with God, monks succeed to sanctify themselves, not only themselves and their space, but the whole world… Why do the monks pray with the Jesus Prayer always and everywhere? Well, it is, I would say, the only prayer which, clearly creates our preconditions to be able to find God daily, […]

Theology is a life of prayer (otelders trailer #1)

Christ is not inside the books, He is within you, inside your hearts, inside your eyes. These days, I read some pages from “The Ambigua” of St. Maximus the Confessor. He showed that we can reach only a limited level using the explanatory word. From a certain place we can not move forward. How will […]

The Jesus Prayer Might Radically Change Your Prayer Life

G’day, my name is Matt Fradd and this is Ascension Presents. By the way you may have noticed that I’m in a different place, right? That’s my house now. I was in my office last time and we’ve just moved the camera to my house and that’s why it looks different. Maybe you were looking […]

The ‘Jesus Prayer’ explained by Fr. Aimilianos (Part 1/3)

This prayer is the most direct, suitable and accessible prayer to all people, not only to monks. And this thing also has a great importance: that laypeople and monks pray with the same prayer… What is ‘Jesus Prayer’? Now we dive deeper into the inner space… Jesus Prayer is the essence of all prayers which […]

With the Eyes of the Soul: The Life of St. Porphyrios

When Elder Porphyrios sensed the end of his life approaching, he returned to the monastery of his repentance hoping to repose in peace and obscurity. “I have come here to prepare myself to die,” he said. “I will not go back to the world. If something should happen and I ask to go back, do […]

Scripture reading and Jesus Prayer in Orthodox spiritual life (Fr. Aimilianos)

One hundred thousand words of read prayer do not replace the few words of prayer: “Lord Jesus Christ, have mercy on me!” Look, five little words! We should read one of the Fathers of the Church! Ten minutes are enough, but even five minutes if you want! And read another five or ten minutes from […]