St. Thalassios the Libyan: . . . free us from all these destructive passions . . .

Icon of St. Thalassios the Libyan“Christ, Master of all, free us from all these destructive passions and the thoughts born of them.”

+ St. Thalassios the Libyan, “On Love, Self-Control and Life in Accordance with the Intellect,” 3.91, The Philokalia: The Complete Text (Vol. 2)