Archives for June 2013

The Cost of the Holy Spirit

[The following was presented at the House of St Michael the Archangel Devotional Conference in January of 2013] If you love me, you will obey what I command. And I will ask the Father, and He will give you another Counselor to be with you forever – the Spirit of truth. The world cannot accept […]

Becoming a Saint

[The following was presented at the House of St Michael the Archangel Devotional Conference in January of 2013] This Conference: Symeon the New Theologian and the Holy Spirit In addition to saying welcome, and that I am glad that each of you are here, I would also like to pose a few questions for us […]

Choosing Wheat or Tares

“Just as it is impossible to stop a watermill from turning, although the miller has power to choose between grinding either wheat or tares, so it is impossible to stop our mind, which is ever-moving, from having thoughts, although it is within our power to feed it either with spiritual meditation or with worldly concerns.” […]