Monthly Archives: November 2016

The company of holy men

as if reading a clearly written book, and thus come to perceive the idleness in his way of life by contrast with their lives. Continue reading

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By the way side

All those therefore, whose mind is hard and unyielding, and so to speak, pressed together, do not “receive the divine seed: for the divine and sacred admonition finds no entrance into them… Continue reading

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Tears

If you want your virtues to be strengthened it is in floods of tears that that strengthening will come… Continue reading

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Remembering evil

if we reflect upon the evils sent against us by the demons we should be able to remain calm, knowing that God in the beginning created all things good … Continue reading

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