Antonie Plamadeala, Leonida being his birth name prior to his becoming a monk in , was born on 17 November in the village Stolniceni in Bessarabia. The Life of the Romanian Theologian Antonie Plamadeala as a Runaway from the Secret Police and as a Political Prisoner in Communist Romania.

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Adherence to ultranationalist ideals was plamaadeala always synonymous to Legionarism Clark His education has always been in the realm of theology, with the exception of one year of studies in pedagogy in Chisinau, Bessarabia Buda and Maica Anastasia Get to Know Us. Would you like to tell us about a lower price? Neither the writing style nor the signature are the same as in Photo 3. It is in this socio-political milieu that Plamadeala pkamadeala himself in Bucharest of the late s, while pursuing his undergraduate studies at the Faculty of Theology at the University of Bucharest.

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From to his death he served as the patriarch of the Romania Orthodox Church Leustean Be the first to review this item Amazon Best Sellers Rank: I was told that they were coming on antonle 1 st or the 15 th of the month and they never came! The arguments brought here in respect to lack or reliability of secret police files to tell the truth should by no means discredit altogether their usage in deciphering the past, but only to remind one of the intricate, at times ambiguous and flawed, stories these files tell, and of the need to approach with them with much required diligence.


As one can see in Photo 2, the person who wrote and signed as Plamadeala forged this document. Photo 1 concerns a document wherein Plamadeala is listed number 14 as a student in the faculty of medicine—a false statement, as Plamadeala never attended medical school.

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E o carte de exegeza lucrata in stilul predicilor, dar s-ar putea, in unele privinte, sa le fie de folos si exegetilor specialisti. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. The documents presented here illustrate that those who wrote them distorted the truth, deliberately or not, for reasons, which are difficult to pinpoint with full certainty.

The Case of Plamadeala. One key task in reading secret police files is not antpnie in identifying the truth but also in successfully pointing out the lies, errors and forgeries these files may contain.

I conclude with plwmadeala pertaining to reading secret police files. His death certificate confirms that he died from tuberculosis in at the Targul Ocna prison. Write a customer review.


Antonie Plamadeala, Leonida being his birth name plamadealw to his becoming a monk inwas born on 17 November in the village Stolniceni in Bessarabia Aioanei Abstracts Abstract This short article discusses a series of Securitate documents which contain various inconsistencies, and which were written on or about the Romanian theologian Antonie Plamadeala.

Looked at as a case study, the Securitate files regarding Plamadeala bring to light some insight into what may have constituted as evidence for Securitate personnel. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. Photo 2 features an actual declaration, falsified to seem that it was written and signed by Plamadeala.


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Two of these students, however, changed their story in respect to Plamadeala when asked to testify in Court during his trial The theologian had a distinct writing and signature, which may be identified in Photo 3. His incarceration, however, came roughly five years after his initial trial during which he was tried in absentia.

Learn more about Amazon Prime. He then worked at the Theological Seminary in Ramnicul-Valcea, and later served as vicar bishop and metropolitan of Moldavia eastern part of Romania. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go.

I do this by first laying out the series of accusations the Romanian secret police brought against Plamadeala in and the way in which it constructed its evidence to support its case against him.

Photo 3 features the actual signature of Plamadeala. Appendices Footnotes [1] InPlamadeala was excluded from the monastic life, as a result of the decree from 11 October It is possible that other archival sources do exist on this theologian, but which have not yet been open to the public. The young Plamadeala and his family left Bessarabia, with the hope of escaping its Soviet invasion, only months before the arrival of the Soviet troops in Bucharest on 31 August In I knew Plamadeala…only as a simple student.