Sometimes We “May not even Notice”

I am reading His Life is Mine, by Archimandrite Sophrony. It is one of the finest theology books I have ever read. It is not complex, but it is deep and thrums with life. I find I have to read it slowly and often reread sections because it speaks at a level far deeper than …

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The Humility of the Holy Spirit

The following is from Archimandrite Sophrony’s book, His Life Is Mine. The Holy Spirit comes when we are receptive. He does not compel. He approaches so meekly that we may not even notice. If we would know the Holy Spirit we need to examine ourselves in the light of the Gospel teaching, to detect any …

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