Monthly Archives: September 2013

Some Were Eating Honey

“Lord, reveal this mystery to me, that whereas the same food is put before all of them on the table, yet as they eat it seems to be changed, and one eats honey, another bread, and yet another filth.” Continue reading

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A Demon Approached

As long as the brother was meditating the demon was not able to enter Continue reading

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Angels Stretching Their Hands

When the talk returned again to wholesome subjects the angels returned and anointed them. Continue reading

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The Ladder of Divine Graces

The first step is that of purest prayer. From this there comes a warmth of heart, And then a strange, a holy energy, Then tears wrung from the heart, God-given. Continue reading

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An Abba of Rome

AN ABBA OF ROME (This is almost certainly Arsenius) 1. There was a monk from Rome who lived at Scetis near the church. He had a slave to serve him. The priest, knowing his bad health and the comfort in … Continue reading

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