A great man is one who collects knowledge the way a bee collects honey and uses it to help people overcome the difficulties they endure - hunger, ignorance and disease!
- Nikola Tesla

Remember, remember always, that all of us, and you and I especially, are descended from immigrants and revolutionists.
- Franklin Roosevelt

While their territory has been devastated and their homes despoiled, the spirit of the Serbian people has not been broken.
- Woodrow Wilson

Славко Ј. Грујић

Славко Ј. Грујић (Београд, 15. фебруар 1871 – Лондон, 23. март 1937) је био правник, дипломата, добротвор.

Потицао је из уважене породице државника и дипломате Јеврема Грујића. Завршио је школовање у Паризу где је 1898. и докторирао. У дипломатску службу примљен је 1894. Налазио се на одговорним местима у посланствима Краљевине Србије у Цариграду, Атини, Петрограду и Лондону.

У време пријема аустроугарског ултиматума јула 1914, у одсуству председника владе Николе Пашића, написао је одговор на ултиматум. Током евакуације 1915. организовао је превођење избеглица са албанске обале на Крф и у Француску. Унапређен је 1916. за посланика у Берну, где се истакао живом дипломатском и хуманитарном активношћу. Са Међународним комитетом Црвеног крста у Женеви и са супругом Мејбл Грујић уложио је велике напоре да се помогне становништву у окупираној Србији. Средином 1918. наименован је за посланика у Вашингтону где је службовао од јануара 1919. до септембра 1922. Повратком у земљу активно је учествовао у раду разних хуманитарних друштава. После смрти краља Александра I Карађорђевића постао је маршал двора, али је већ средином 1935. постављен за посланика у Великој Британији и истовремено акредитован у Холандији.

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Milos Rastovic

Milos Rastovic was born in Sombor, Serbia where he finished elementary and Gymnasium. His father, Ilija Rastovic, was a Professor in Gymnasium high school and poet who published eight books of poetry. Zivka Rastovic, his mother, worked in the insurance business. Rastovic earned a Bachelor Degree at the University of Belgrade, Department of Philosophy, with a work: “Eternal Recurrence of the Same in Nietzsche’s Philosophy.” After graduation, he was a Professor of Philosophy for eight years in high schools in Sombor. While teaching, he created thefirst philosophy website of its kind in Serbia to make philosophy more interesting and approachable for students. He earned his Masters Degree in Philosophy at Duquesne University in Pittsburgh, PA, U.S.A. He is a member of many professional societies in philosophy and political sciences and Slavic studies. He has presented papers at numerousacademic conferences and publishedarticles and reviews of books in the United States, Canada, and many European countries.

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Man and the God-Man

by Archimandrite Justin Popovich

"Father Justin Popovich, pan-orthodox witness to the God-revealed and Christ-given Eternal Truth, whose testimony can be even seen within this collection of his articles - that "the mystery of Truth is not in material things, not in ideas, not in symbols, but in Personhood, namely the Theanthropic Person of the Lord Christ, Who said: I am the Truth (John 14:6), Truth perfect, never diminished, always one and the same in its complete fullness - yesterday, today, and forever (Heb.13:8)."

The treasure to be found in this anthology of neopatristic syntheses consists of: "Perfect God and perfect man" - Nativity Epistle, where Fr Justin boldly exclaim that "man is only a true man when he is completely united with God, only and solely in God is man a man, true man, perfect man, a man in whom all the fullness of Godhead lives."; "The God-man" - The foundation of the Truth of Orthodoxy - Ava Justinian language of love in Christ-centered reflections of Truth; "The Supreme Value and Infallible Criterion"- contemporary philosophical reflections on visible and invisible realities; "Sentenced to Immortality" - a homily on the Resurrection or Our Lord Jesus Christ; "Humanistic and Theanthropic Culture"-criticism of European anti-Christian culture; "Humanistic and Theanthropic Education" - indicative pondering of consequences of education without God.. ; "The Theory of Knowledge of Saint Isaac the Syrian" - Faith, prayer, love, humility, grace and freedom, the purification of the intellect, mystery of knowledge; "A Deer in a Lost Paradise" - Ava's renowned poetic essay, a confession, and deepest longing for all-sweetest Jesus...