Monthly Archives: September 2015

Hidden Treasure

Every effort that you make in prayer must be directed towards this… Continue reading

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Falsely Accused

‘Be pious, and thou shalt comprehend the providence of God. Ponder in thy thoughts what thou hast thought and what thou hast done… Continue reading

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Holy Martyrs

you did not endure your trials in the hope of a reward, but out of love for God, Continue reading

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The Purpose

And it is this second kind that constitutes real work. It consists primarily in the unceasing remembrance of God,… Continue reading

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