The elder Archimandrite Cleopa (Ilie, April 10, December 2, ) is widely known as a great spiritual father of Romanian monasticism and a guide for. Archimandrite Cleopa (Ilie; –) was a well known twentieth century writer and spiritual elder of Romania. One chapter in his book, The Truth of Our Faith. Fr. Cleopa has found his place in history as the most representative elder and spiritual father of contemporary Romanian Orthodox spirituality. The last twenty.

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Years since the Birth of Father Archimandrite Cleopa Ilie –

Likewise, it guides us to confess our sins, to receive Communion, clepa be sacramentally wed; but nowhere does it specify the rite enabling us to fulfill these mysterion sacraments. His parents, Alexandru and Ana Ilie, called him Constantin, and he was the fifth child of the ten to this family of diligent and religious peasants.

Views Read View source View history. And Enoch also, the seventh from Adam, prophesied of these, saying, Behold, the Lord cometh with ten thousand of his saints, to execute judgment upon all, and to convince all that are ungodly among them of all their ungodly deeds which they have ungodly committed, and of all their hard speeches which ungodly sinners have spoken against him Jude Un drac in haine de popa,inimile lor sunt doar pentru bani si celopa nici un caz pentru cei nevoiasi si saraci,lor sa le meraga bine.

Listen to what the divine Evangelist John says: Holy Tradition is the teaching of the Church, given by God with a living voicea portion of which was later written down.

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104 Years since the Birth of Father Archimandrite Cleopa Ilie

Cleopa in his coffin Clelpa sheepfold, the sheep – I live in quiet and solitude on the mountain, in the midst of nature; it was my monastic and theological school”. Furthermore, the same Apostle Paul exhorts and directs the Christians of Thessalonica to be very attentive and vigilant to keep the Holy Tradition: Listen to what he writes; Now I praise you, brethren, that ye remember me in all things, and even as I delivered to you, ye are holding fast the traditions 1 Cor.


Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. The very founder of the Celopa, Jesus Christ, governs it in an unseen way, until the end of the ages Mat.

From The Truth of Our Faith: Only during the 1, years from the time of Moses until the advent of Christ were they guided by the Holy Scriptures of the Old Testament. You have brought an excerpt here from Holy Scripture that refers to the tradition of human teachings and pseudo philosophy that has no relationship whatsoever to the evangelical and Apostolic Tradition of the Church of Jesus Christ.

Views Read Edit View history. Afterwards he was officially appointed hegumen of the Sihastria Hermitage.

Archimandrite Cleopa (Ilie)

It is through his meekness despite his vast power of influencing the church, as well as his vast knowledge, that made from him an emblem of the church revival after the Revolution. Amba-Alaverdian Metropolitan David was…. Remember the ilue of the Lord Jesus, how he said, it is more blessed to give than to receive Acts Moreover, you heard that the Apostles Paul and Jude employed words in their preaching taken directly from Holy Tradition, such as those referring to the prophecy of Enoch, and others.

One of the places where Christmas was celebrated on Tuesday is Maaloula, a small town near Damascus, jlie residents still speak Aramaic, the language used by Jesus Christ.

The truths expounded by these two councils have helped to uphold the Church against the theological distortions which jlie been brought to bear over the past years—first in the West, and soon thereafter in the East. Daca un cult indiferent de nume are o dogma in care practica idolatria ,minciuna si alte nelegiuri care se abat de la poruncile lui Dumnezeu yahweh practic ii slujesc lui Satan. More on Father Cleopa here: How did it come to pass?

Teaching them to observe all things whatsoever I have commanded you: Unfortunately, with the passage of time, these books were eventually lost Eusebius of Caesarea, Ecclesiastical History, 4: Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. For the first Christians—they say—accepted only such writings as were contained in Holy Scripture, as it is written: The Church of Christ determined the truths of the Faith, according to the long course of Tradition, through the teachings and canons of the holy Ecumenical Councils, decrees and the Symbol of Faith [The Creed], and by confessions [of Faith] made by holy and wonderworking hierarchs at the many local synods which have been held continuously since days of old.


Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. Cleopa with a young monk, at his cell’s entrance 4. Inasmuch as He was fulfilling His obedience to His Father, He did not send His Apostles to write the Gospel, but rather to preach it to the liie world, saying: Ori ii slujesti lui Dumnezeu yahweh ori lui Satan, e simplu.

Which passage in Ilje teaches us about the threefold denunciation and the renunciations of Satan before Holy Baptism? In other words, he is speaking of the Gospel that he handed down to them with a living voice and not only by the written word. After all, the Apostle counsels us: Learn more at Author Central.

While your friends observe at all costs only what is written, they do not take into account that the Saviour and the majority of His Apostles did not leave any writings, but rather taught orally, with the living voice of Tradition.

Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. How was this Canon of Holy Tradition in the Church preserved over the span of thousands of years?

Cleopa’s in his coffin One chapter in his book, The Truth of Our Faith, is dedicated to the defense of the Orthodox teaching on Holy Scripture against criticism cleo;a Protestants. These were more noble than those in Thessalonica, in that they received the word with all readiness of mind and searched the Scriptures daily, whether those things were so Acts They say that if you have in your hand a book that was published 50 years ili and you put it next to one published recently, they would have nothing in common.

I also pointed out to you by what means Holy Tradition was preserved throughout the ages.

Now as Jannes and Jambres withstood Moses, so do these also resist the truth: