Monthly Archives: November 2015

Prayerful Surrender

and instead we begin to thirst and to search only for what is spiritual, pure, and divine….the heart comes to be filled with a sense of being but a pilgrim on earth, whose whole longing is for his heavenly home. Continue reading

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A True Shepherd

A genuine teacher is he who has received from God the tablet of spiritual knowledge, inscribed by His Divine finger, that is, by the in-working of illumination, and who has no need of other books. Continue reading

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The Hermitage of the Heart

The habit of walking before God and keeping Him in remembrance—such is the air we breathe in the spiritual life. Continue reading

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A Commander

But we who are still engaged in the war …. we must have a commander and helmsman Continue reading

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Like the Angels

‘John has become an angel, and henceforth he is no longer among men.’ Then the other begged him saying, ‘It is I.’ However, his brother did not let him in, but left him there … Continue reading

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