The Farewell Letter of Saint Porphyrios
Here is the letter as it was sent to us from the Holy Convent of the Transfiguration of the Savior.
Now that I am still in charge of my faculties, I want to give you some advice.
Ever since I was a child, I was always in sin. When my mother sent me to watch the animals on the mountain, (my father
They happened to be very devout and full of virtue, I loved them very much and because of that, with their blessing,
I however, feel that I am the most sinful person in the world. Of course, whatever I remembered I confessed, and I know God
I always pray that my spiritual children will love God, Who is everything, so that He will make us worthy to enter His earthly
I beg all of you to forgive me for whatever I did to upset you.
Kavsokalyvia, June 4/17 1991