Monthly Archives: July 2014

Anthony meets Didymus the blind

“Are you not sad that you lack eyes?” He shamefacedly made no answer, until Antony had asked him three times,…. It is much better to see with the spirit than with ordinary eyes Continue reading

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How to Pray

“You don’t need a lot of words,” he said. “We should just lift up our hands to heaven … Continue reading

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Philosophers Vs. Monks

some philosophers once wanted to put the monks to the test. They saw a monk passing by who was very well dressed and they called to him, “Hey, you, come here.” Continue reading

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What is harmony between practice and prayer?

If a man’s deed are not in harmony with his prayer, he labours in vain. The brother said, ‘What is this harmony between practice and prayer? Continue reading

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