ADVENT FIRE: December 24

ADVENT FIRE: December 24

From Becoming Fire: Through the Year with the Desert Fathers and Mothers 

If

Abba Pambo said, “If you have a heart, you can be saved.”

The Desire for Possessions

Abba Isidore of Pelusia said, “The desire for possessions is dangerous and terrible, knowing no satiety; it drives the soul which it controls to the heights of evil.  Therefore let us vigorously drive it away from the beginning.  Once it has become master it cannot be overthrown.”

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: