St John of Kronstadt: Why did the Lord give me life?

“Why did the Lord give me life? So that I would turn with my whole heart to God, for my purification and correction. Remember this and correct yourself. Why does the Lord add day after day, y…

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2 thoughts on “St John of Kronstadt: Why did the Lord give me life?

    • Quite a bit of the teachings of the Holy Fathers sound Buddhist, yet there are distinct differences. The first one being that the Buddhist consider Buddha a teacher not the Son of God. Another is that the methods of the Holy Fathers are a means to theosis (union with God), the Buddhist really don’t have an equivalent to theosis.

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