‘The challenge is to keep God before our eyes when our sight is so cluttered with the saga of life’. I quite agree!
“Someone asked Abba Anthony, ‘What must one do in order to please God?’ The old man replied, ‘Pay attention to what I tell you: whoever you may be, always have God before your eyes; whatever you do, do it according to the testimony of the holy Scriptures; in whatever place you live, do not easily leave it. Keep these three precepts and you will be saved.”
—sayings of the Desert Fathers
- Always have God before your eyes
- Live in harmony with scripture
- Have stability of place in your life
The challenge is to keep God before our eyes when our sight is so cluttered with the saga of life. Additionally, we are called to live with the scripture as the ever present guide for our lives. As if that were not enough, we…
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