What is the Science of Salvation?

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

Saturday, March 22, 2014

Ascetics

  Ascetics are tempted so that their wealth may be increased; the weak, that they may keep themselves from what is harmful for them; those who are asleep, that they may rouse themselves; those who are far away, that they may draw near; His own, that they may be confirmed in confidence.
 
 
 
 
 
 
                                                                   Bishop Ignatius Brianchaninov
                                                                   "The Arena"