Saturday, July 28, 2012

A Blessing for Your Sunday . . .

Ka'anapali Beach
Photo Credit: Mark Grace

"Abba Lot went to see abba Joseph and he said to him, 'Abba, as far as I can, I say my little office, I fast a little, I pray and meditate, I live in peace and as far as I can I purify my thoughts. What else can I do?' Then the old man stood up and stretched his hands toward heaven; his fingers became like ten lamps of fire and he said to him, 'If you will, you can become all flame.'"

Monks, Anonymous; Suen, Pastor Raymond; Oxford, Benedicta Ward (2011-12-18). The Paradise Of The Desert Fathers: Desert Fathers Publication. Kindle Edition.

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