St. Maximos the Confessor: He who has genuinely renounced wordly things . . .

Icon of St. Maximos the Confessor“He who has genuinely renounced worldly things, and lovingly and sincerely serves his neighbor, is soon set free from every passion and made a partaker of God’s love and knowledge.”

+ St. Maximos the Confessor, Four Hundred Texts on Love 1.27, The Philokalia: The Complete Text (Vol. 2)

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