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Abba Agathon

‘The first accusations I take to myself, for that is good for my soul. But heresy is separation from God. Now I have no wish to be separated from God.’ Continue reading

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Interior Watchfulness

“Which is the more important, manual labour or interior watchfulness?” Continue reading

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Self Importance

“What are the effects of self-importance?” asked abba Macarius.
“It’s like a heat-wave which when in full flow causes everyone to flee. It will even destroy the fruit on the tree.” Continue reading

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