Tag Archives: fear

What do human beings do?

38. Abba Daniel said that the holy Arsenius told the brothers the following story as if it were about someone else, although it was obvious that it was himself who had had this vision: “One of the seniors,” he said, “suddenly … Continue reading

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Drawing near the boat

For not when the condition which harasses us first begins, does the grace of Him who saves visit us, but when the fear is at its height, Continue reading

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They saw Jesus

For not when the condition which harasses us first begins, does the grace of Him who saves visit us, but when the fear is at its height Continue reading

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A Letter to a Bishop

3. I beseech you, spare yourself and us. Yourself, lest you run into peril; us, lest we be grieved because of you. Take thought of the Church, lest many of the little ones be injured on your account, and the … Continue reading

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