What is the Science of Salvation?

A collection of quotes and sayings about Truth from the great traditions of the world.

Sunday, September 22, 2013

Compunction


     It is possible to be saved without many virtues, says St. Simeon the New Theologian, but nobody has been saved who has not attained a spirit of compunction - that is, of compunctionate repentance for one's sins and joy over the mercy of God.
 
 
 
 
 
                                                                    Metropolitan Anthony Khrapovitsky
                                                                    "Confession"