Abba Isaac, the hesychast* philosopher, says, “Man changes at every moment.” Indeed, the dispositions of both the soul…
    And in order not to be timid and low-spirited, always remember that where the sorrows of the world…
    When fighting the good fight some souls seem to sail through. Their whole course is beautiful and heavenly.…
    We have so much material offered by the devil, the world, and our carelessness to talk about idly,…
      Do not be disturbed  If you have succumbed to any sin or weakness, do not be disturbed,…
    In the depth of your being, in your soul, it is im- portant to feel like this, “What…
  Let us become aware of our sin and weakness and see our weakness in its real dimensions. That’s how…
    May your entire soul cleave with love to the meaning of the prayer, so that your nous, your…
      The world is held together with praying. And when prayer gets weakened, then the world is lost.…
          The point is not simply to say words of prayer. The point is for the…