Mount Athos in pictures

November 19, 2009

It is a dream of mine to one day visit the ancient monasteries at Mount Athos in Greece.  This evening I have found this beautiful set of photographs taken there.  What a place!  It is heartening to read that the number of new novices is increasing.  Let us hope that monastic life on Mount Athos continues for a very, very long time.

(Hat-tip: Rod Dreher)

One Response to “Mount Athos in pictures”

  1. Gerasimos+ Says:

    Wonderful. Glory to God for their Monastic struggles. God strengthen the courageous monks of Holy Esphigmenou!
    Gerasimos Kambites
    (NGO July 1980 Return to Uganda)

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