Anthony at Houb from to and then entered the monastery of St. After he finished his theological studies, he was ordained a priest under Bishop Seiman Zwain in the monastery at Kfifan on 25th of December Father Nimatullah Hardini died in the monastery of Kfifan on 14th December He bore all this as part of the challenge of monastic life. They have two children, a son named Charbel and a daughter named Rafca. Moussa Saliba After his death, God granted many healings and miracles through the intercession of the “Saint of Kfifan.
Can one not speak likewise of the miracle of Lebanon in the realm of holiness? Healing of the Altar-boy On another occasion, Father Nimatullah wanted to celebrate his daily mass but his usual altar-boy did not arrive to church on time. Having heard of the miracles that Father Nimatullah was performing this man decided to visit Father Nimatullah’s tomb in Kfifan and ask for his healing. After a little while the box was filled and spilled over. The people around him heard him say “I beg you, Fr. In , his tomb was opened for re-burial and, to the surprise of the monks, his body was found to be intact. He was severe on himself but a model of patience and forbearance to his fellow monks, to the point where he was reprimanded for his leniency. Father Nimatullah lived a very holy life.
Patriarch Bechara Boutros al-Rahi. These are a few examples of Father Nimatullah’s astonishing miracles. Joseph Matar – Translation from the French: After a little while the box was filled and spilled over.
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Kfifan and Two Modern Saints. There were seminaries and novitiates, where every monk had to spend some time receiving his proper formation, before being appointed by his superior to some particular monastery where he would pass the rest of his life. He was a man of prayer, totally “enraptured by God”. He spent days and nights in meditation, prayer and adoration of the Eucharist.
Marina Daint Abou Mrad In that same year the Committee of Inquiry set up to investigate the Cause of Father Nimatullah finalised its investigation. Saint of the Lebanese Maronite Order.
He had four brothers and two sisters, his brothers were ‘Assaf, Elias, Tanious, Yacoub and his sisters Masihieh and Mariam. The name Kfifan means the little locality, where some old houses with roofs and arcades were to be found. He woke harvini and started to feel both of his legs which were now full of blood and flesh, and after he stood up he found himself totally healed.
His body was recently transferred movis a new coffin made of cedar and placed in the Monastery of Kfifan where people may visit. This is especially so of many Monks who, realising the full depth and richness mvie Father Nimatullah’s example, have determined to walk on the same path of loyalty to their Lord Jesus Christ in order to be saved.
Hardnii the cows were removed the roof of the barn collapsed while none of the cows were lost. They have two children, a son named Charbel and a daughter named Rafca.
Saint Nimatullah al Hardini and Blessed Stephan Nehme monastery of Kfifan
Today, Andre is in excellent health and has become a Maronite priest. The People These are movei few examples of Father Nimatullah’s astonishing miracles. After the cows were removed the roof of the barn collapsed and then none of the cows were lost. On February 27, the five member medical team unanimously voted to accept the miraculous cure of Andre Najm, and on May 9,the seven member theological team also voted unanimously to accept the miracle.
On 9 Maythe seven-member theological team also voted unanimously to accept the miracle.
Copyright DiscoverLebanon 97 – saintt Life of saint monk Charbel Makhluf. Share this Rating Title: He was severe on himself but a model of patience and forbearance to his fellow monks, to the point where he was reprimanded for his leniency. His doctors had abandoned all hope of a cure. Father Moviie then went to the boy’s room and asked him to get up and serve mass. The altar boy was not able to because he had a high fever. Often they would come asking him to pray for them and even bless water to be used on asint land and for their livestock.
Charbel’s Mother Ghassan Estephan After permission is given by His Eminence, Cardinal Nesrallah Sfeir, the tomb of Venerable Neemtallah is opened and his remains are transferred to a new coffin and his tomb sealed.
Moussa Saliba visited Nimatullah’s tomb, praying and asking for his blessing. Anthony Ishaia and became a novice on November Maronite Order of the Blessed Virgin Mary.
Saint Nimatullah Kassab O. Part of a series on. But any man who devotes himself wholeheartedly, with love and strong will, to any discipline, science, art or road to sanctity, whatever you will, can reach the highest summits, becoming a saint, a scholar or an artist. An incurable illness was attacking both of his legs, which rendered them hatdini, devoid of flesh, and twisted to the point of crippling him.
He taught in monastic schools, especially in Kfifan. Father Nimatullah’s life was a miracle in itself.
In the nearby village of Kfifan there are some surviving basements and old inscriptions dating back to the emperor Hadrian. Father Nimatullah asked the monk in charge to change the place of the cows. Having heard of the miracles that Father Nimatullah was performing this man decided to visit Father Nimatullah’s tomb in Kfifan and ask for his healing.
There he adopted the name Fr. According to the Catholic communion, after his death, God granted many healings and miracles through the intercession of the “Saint of Kfifan. Retrieved from ” https: On another occasion, Father Nimatullah wanted to celebrate his daily mass but his usual altar-boy did not arrive to church on time. After obtaining due permission from the local ecclesiastical authority, from visitors were allowed to see Father Neemtallah’s intact body until Anthony at Houb from to and then entered the monastery of St.
He celebrated Holy Mass with great piety and when he was ill he accepted his suffering and died on Christmas Eve in Lebanon a great Nation, bound in a small and mountainous country on the eastern shore of the Mediterranean, crowned with eternal snows, whose sons have all had the experience of sanctity, a land which in the shortest of times has given numberless saints to humanity — saints in their hundreds and thousands, as in a hive of bees.
Young Charbel Julia Kassar Today, Andre is in excellent health. The Movie 8.
He recited the Rosary morning and evening and was always ready to lend anybody a hand.