What is the Science of Salvation?

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

Sunday, December 8, 2013

Remembrance of Death and God's Judgment

   Anyone who wishes to retain within him continually the remembrance of death and God's judgment, and at the same time yields to material cares and distractions, is like a man who is swimming and wants to clap his hands.
 
 
 
 
 
                                                                       St. John Climacus
                                                                       "The Ladder of Divine Ascent" (Step 6)