Tuesday, September 17, 2013
Standing before God ( Elder Cleopas )
If you want to go straight before God, you need two walls.Not of brick or stone or earth, but two spiritual walls. Have fear of God on the right, because the Prophet Daniel says, '' With fear of God, man is diverted from all evil.''
On the left have fear of death because the Son of Sirach says, '' Son, remember your end and you will not sin.'' These two good deeds, fear of God and remembrance of death, deliver a man from all sin.
Elder Cleopa of Romania