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Learn humility. It is infectious. Dedicated to Leonard.

An old legend tells of a French monastery that was well-known throughout Europe

because of the extraordinary leadership of a man known only as Brother Leo. 120 more words

Education

Elder Thaddeus: Abstinence is for everyone, not just for monks. Husbands and wives for whom marriage means only . . .

Abstinence is for everyone, not just for monks. Husbands and wives for whom marriage means only the satisfaction of bodily passions will not be justified. They will answer before God for not having been abstinent. 58 more words

Sayings From Saints, Elders, And Fathers

Lesser Known...

Stephen Nehmé (March 1889 – 30 August 1938)
Stephen was born Joseph Nehmé in Lebanon and was the youngest of seven children. In 1905 he joined a Maronite monastery and stayed for the rest of his life doing the manual labor in the fields and gardens, as well as in carpentry and construction. 310 more words

Saints

Sunbathing Closer to God

Brother Byron was having a chill day until some asshole drone ruined it.

Via CBS News

Videos

Climb the Temple Mountain

Luang Prabang is a picturesque and mellow little town, attracting travellers from all over the world and from all walks of life, while still retaining its authentic atmosphere. 256 more words

Laos