Words of Life

A land thirsting for rain Saint Ephraim the Syrian 6 May 2016 A sign of the soul that's indifferent is that it doesn't listen gladly to H...
It doesn’t poison it Saint Theophan the Recluse 5 May 2016 Some people erroneously think that the memento mori, the remembrance of dea...
The dread poison Saint John of Kronstadt 4 May 2016 The heavy, soul-destroying burden of the heart will flee quickly. You'll fe...
Be patient when someone’s upset. Saint Abba Dorotheos 3 May 2016 Let's suppose that you can't be merciful through your speech. What you can ...
Whatever you can do Saint Ignatij Brianchaninoff 2 May 2016 People who seek Christian perfection renounce all their possessions. And th...
It continues after death Saint Nectarios of Pentapolis 30 April 2016 The Mother of hell is vainglory, which makes a fierce flame and feeds the p...
Why is this? Saint John of Kronstadt 29 April 2016 Virtue is a really good, really beautiful thing. Virtuous people are at pea...
The greatest torment Saint Justin Popovich 28 April 2016 There's no worse torture than thought itself. There's no hell greater than ...
Where does responsibility lie for people’s spiritual state? Saint Porfyrios Kavsolkalyvitis 27 April 2016 A large part of the responsibility for people's spiritual state lies with t...
Know yourself Saint Cyril of Alexandria 26 April 2016 Knowledge is awareness of God. If you really want to know God, get to know ...
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