What is the Science of Salvation?

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

Thursday, January 2, 2014

Obedience

  It is well known that obedience is the chief among initiatory virtues, for first it displaces presumption and then it engenders humility within us. Thus it becomes, for those who willingly embrace it, a door leading to the love of God.
 
 
 
 
 
 
                                                                                St. Diadochos of Photiki
                                                                                "On Spiritual Knowledge"
                                                                                (The Philokalia)