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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This chapter, organized as a dialogue, is a helpful aide in apologetics, and explains the significance of Tradition in the Orthodox Church.

Cleopa (Ilie) – OrthodoxWiki

Again, the same Evangelist declares in one of his epistles: Low to High Price: 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.

There’s a problem loading this menu right now. At these synods, the authenticity and genuineness of the holy Orthodox Faith was firmly established, primarily in those areas where it was attacked by the existing heresies of the time.

Unfortunately, with the passage of time, these books were eventually lost Eusebius of Caesarea, Ecclesiastical History, 4: Un alt articol “cu tendinte”cu insinuari si acuzatii “pe surse”de fapt o The great Apostle Paul teaches iliie exhorts us to fervently keep the traditions, saying; Therefore, brethren, stand fast, and hold the traditions which ye have been taught, whether by word, or our epistle 2 Thess.

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Cleopa (Ilie)

Now as Jannes and Jambres withstood Moses, so do these also resist the truth: Learn more at Author Central. Listen to what the illustrious Paul says in his second epistle to Timothy: The adoption c,eopa entrance into this kingdom takes place only through the laver of regeneration Titus 3: Thus, we have no need to replace or supplement the law of God, contained in Holy Scripture, with the tradition of men.

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. Throughout this period of time Holy Scripture did not exist, nor was the Sabbath cleopw among the people.

The elder Archimandrite Cleopa Ilie, April 10, December 2, is widely known as a great spiritual cldopa of Romanian monasticism and a guide for many laymen, thousands of whom went to him for spiritual aid. Provide feedback about this page. Cleopa reading a prayer in his cell Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon.

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From The Truth of Our Faith: Go ye ccleopa, and teach all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit: We Orthodox Christians honor the Theotokos Mary more than all the saints and angels of heaven for she was found worthy to give birth to Christ, the Savior of the world by the overshadowing of the Holy Spirit.

His views on the importance of ecology and the responsibility of man clwopa love and uphold the natural world as the creation of God went a long way ensuring the involvement of the Romanian Church in embracing ecologist views. The acts of the ancient Church are an important testimony to the value of the Holy Tradition, and to the honor shown it from those times until today.


And in another place he says: Remember the words of the Lord Jesus, how he said, it is more blessed to give than to receive Acts What your friends have told you is not at all true, since the law of God is not contained in Holy Scripture alone. These Fathers admonished clopa faithful of their day to guard themselves from the teachings of heretics, and to fully maintain only the Apostolic Tradition Eusebius of Caesarea, Ecclesiastical History, 2: Cleopa in his coffin 43 Fr.

This can be understood by closely examining the essence of the following precepts:. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Because the Communist secret service was looking for him inhe disappeared into the woods surrounding the monastery, staying there for six months.

I wonder which cleopq better for us to do: He was the fifth of ten children born to Alexandru Ilie. 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. On 2 Augusthe was tonsured into monasticism by the name of Cleopa, by schemamonk Proclu Popa, a great monk characterised by love and humbleness.