Monthly Archives: February 2013

The Three Weapons

“Satan has three weapons which are deployed before we get to committing any sin whatsoever. The first is forgetfulness, the second negligence, the third disordered desire. Continue reading

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The Pray-ers

“I’m sorry, brothers, but your deeds don’t match your words. Now let me show you how to pray without ceasing while doing manual work. Continue reading

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Voluntary Poverty

Syncletica of blessed memory was asked whether owning nothing was the highest perfection? Continue reading

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Chastity

V.iv.41 Holy Syncletica said, “The precept which above all we ought to hold fast is to maintain our chastity. Even among worldly people chastity may be kept, but it can be totally unprofitable if they sin in all their other … Continue reading

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