Monthly Archives: May 2011

Thoughts on the Misery of Man

The Twenty-Second Chapter Thoughts on the Misery of Man WHEREVER you are, wherever you go, you are miserable unless you turn to God. So why be dismayed when things do not happen as you wish and desire? Is there anyone … Continue reading

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Sorrow of Heart

The Twenty-First Chapter Sorrow of Heart IF YOU wish to make progress in virtue, live in the fear of the Lord, do not look for too much freedom, discipline your senses, and shun inane34silliness. Sorrow opens the door to many … Continue reading

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The Love of Solitude and Silence

The Twentieth Chapter The Love of Solitude and Silence SEEK a suitable time for leisure and meditate often on the favors of God. Leave curiosities alone. Read such matters as bring sorrow to the heart rather than occupation to the … Continue reading

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JUDGMENT DAY: MAY 21st, 2011 Could this be the day????

Faithful to His Word, God did bring the flood 7 days later in the 600th year, on the 17th day of the 2ndmonth of the calendar aligned with Noah’s lifespan. It was on this 17thday of the 2nd month that … Continue reading

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Did Jesus Die in Vain?

Did Jesus Die in Vain? Did Jesus die in vain? The Father said:  “Not so!” He found the work to be complete Which was performed upon the tree; And gave a royal seat. Did Jesus die in vain? The angels … Continue reading

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Messianic Prophecies and Their Fulfillments

Prophecies Concerning His Lineage   Prophecy Topic Fulfillment Genesis 3:15 Born of the seed of woman Galatians 4:4 Genesis 21:12 Descendant of Isaac Matthew 1:1,2       Genesis 22:18, Genesis 12:2,3 Seed of Abraham Matthew 1:1 Genesis 49:10 Of the tribe … Continue reading

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The Love of Solitude and Silence

The Twentieth Chapter The Love of Solitude and Silence SEEK a suitable time for leisure and meditate often on the favors of God. Leave curiosities alone. Read such matters as bring sorrow to the heart rather than occupation to the … Continue reading

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The Example Set Us by the Holy Fathers

The Eighteenth Chapter The Example Set Us by the Holy Fathers CONSIDER the lively examples set us by the saints, who possessed the light of true perfection and religion, and you will see how little, how nearly nothing, we do. … Continue reading

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Monastic Life

The Seventeenth Chapter Monastic Life IF YOU wish peace and concord with others, you must learn to break your will in many things. To live in monasteries or religious communities, to remain there without complaint, and to persevere faithfully till … Continue reading

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Bearing with the Faults of Others

The Sixteenth Chapter Bearing with the Faults of Others UNTIL God ordains otherwise, a man ought to bear patiently whatever he cannot correct in himself and in others. Consider it better thus—perhaps to try your patience and to test you, … Continue reading

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