“The hor­ror of man’s predica­ment lies in the derange­ment that has afflict­ed his mind. It seems to him that he is doing every­thing him­self, that he is act­ing com­plete­ly inde­pen­dent­ly, but in real­i­ty he is doing only the will of his lord, the dev­il.” — Arch­bish­op Averky, The Strug­gle for Virtue

Today’s read­ing on Chris­t­ian free­dom is tak­en from:

The Strug­gle for Virtue: Asceti­cism in a Mod­ern Sec­u­lar Soci­ety
by Arch­bish­op Averky (Tau­shev)

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Music: Ses­sion­al Hymn after the third ode at Matins for Holy Sat­ur­day. Automel­on: Thy tomb, O Saviour

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