How can I find God?

Dmitri Shmarin’s A Prayer Before Departure- 2008

An old man was asked, ‘How can I find God?’ He said, ‘In fasting, in watching, in labors, in devotion, and, above all, in discernment. I tell you, many have injured their bodies without discernment and have gone away from us having achieved nothing. Our mouths smell bad through fasting, we know the Scriptures by heart, we recite all the Psalms of David, but we have not that which God seeks: charity and humility.’

Apophthegmata Patrum

About these ads

2 thoughts on “How can I find God?

    • Surinar,
      The background for the test is white with black lettering. I am unsure why you are having an issue, nobody else seems to have this problem. Never fear though I change the look of this blog quite often so its bound to change…

thoughts? write 'em down!

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s