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

"Take Up His Cross"

  He who wishes to take up his cross and follow Christ must first acquire spiritual knowledge and understanding through constantly examining his thoughts, showing the utmost concern for his salvation, and seeking God with all his strength.
 
 
 
 
 
                                                                            St. Mark the Ascetic
                                                                            "Letter to Nicolas the Solitary"
                                                                            (The Philokalia)