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The Divine Visitation to Elder Kyrillos of Evia on the Feast of the Translation of the Relics of Saint Theodore the General


St. Iakovos Tsalikes together with his successor Elder Kyrillos

Elder Gabriel, abbot of the Monastery of the Venerable David in Evia, informed the next story in a sermon on February 8, 2021 regarding a divine imaginative and prescient of his predecessor, Elder Kyrillos, which happened one June eighth, which is the feast of the Translation of the Sacred Relics of Saint Theodore the General.One time due to the temptations he was dealing with he was in nice sorrow. He went to his small cell very unhappy. When he arrived, on his mattress was a ebook of the Lives of the Saints for the month of June and it was opened to the eighth of the month, on which date we commemorate the interpretation of the relics of Saint Theodore. At that second he heard a voice from heaven that mentioned to him:

“What did he bear this Saint, Saint Theodore, to have the place he has within the Church and within the Kingdom of God?”

“He underwent many issues,” replied Elder Kyrillos, who knew about all of the Saints inside out. “He even endured demise on the cross, like our Lord.”

And the Grace of God with a heavenly voice replied:

“You additionally, if you happen to endure these temptations which have come to you, you additionally will sooner or later have a spot within the Kingdom of God.”

At that second his unhappiness and temptations went away.

Source: Translation by John Sanidopoulos.  

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