Tag Archives: guarding of heart

Mindfulness of Death

the purging of impassioned thoughts from the heart embraces many of the Lord’s commandments. Continue reading

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True Purity

Humility of soul helps more than everything else, however, and without it no one can overcome unchastity or any other sin. Continue reading

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Like a pilot

A monk should consider the purpose of each text in Scripture…. Like a pilot steering a boat through the waves, …. guided by grace. Keeping his attention fixed within himself…. Continue reading

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