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What is the purpose of the fasts?

‘Look upon my lowliness and labour and forgive me all my sins.’ (Psalm 25.18). If a soul does these things the Lord will have mercy on him because of them”. Continue reading

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The Coins of the True King

things, although they are opposed to our salvation and to our profession, yet when covered with a sort of veil of compassion and religion, easily deceive those who are lacking in skill and care.. Continue reading

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And Angels Came

Then, after the departure of those tempting us, they come and minister to us with divine intellections, giving us support, illumination, compunction, ….. Continue reading

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