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"It All Comes to Pass in the Spirit": Basil on the Holy Spirit At Work in the Works of the Son

One of the main principles the Church Fathers used to establish the doctrine of the Trinity was to recognize that a unity of activities or “operations” between the persons meant a unity of being and identity. 935 more words

Theology

Prayer on Friday morning..

Basil of Caesarea teaches to pray like this: “Remember, O Lord, this congregation present, and those who are absent with good cause; have mercy upon them, and upon us, accourding to the multitude of thy loving-kindness; fill their garners with good things; preserve their marriages in peace and love; take care of their little ones; lead their youth; give strength to the aged; comfort the timid and afraid; bring home the scattered, restore those who have erred; and unite them all in thy holy catholic and apostolic church. 186 more words

Basil the Great: "despise the unreality”

“Human life is but of brief duration. ‘All flesh is grass, and all the goodliness thereof is as the flower of the field. The grass withers, the flower fades; but the word of our God shall stand forever’ (Isa. 21 more words

Religious/Theological Reflections

Décimo sexto Kaléndas Februárii. Luna.

Décimo sexto Kaléndas Februárii.  Luna. The Seventeenth Day of January. The Night of the Moon.

In Thebáide sancti Antónii Abbátis, qui, multórum Monachórum Pater, vita et miráculis præclaríssimus vixit; cujus gesta sanctus Athanásius insígni volúmine prosecútus est. 615 more words

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You call him teacher, and you won’t do his lessons? You acknowledge him to be good, and what he gives you you throw away? But, surely, he who is good supplies good things; this is obvious.

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Basil Of Caesarea

Décimo nono Kaléndas Februárii. Luna.

Décimo nono Kaléndas Februárii.  Luna. The Fourteenth Day of January. The Night of the Moon.

Sancti Hilárii, Epíscopi Pictaviénsis, Confessóris et Ecclésiæ Doctóris; qui prídie hujus diéi evolávit in cælum. 545 more words

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Idibus Januárii. Luna.

Idibus Januárii.  Luna. The Thirteenth Day of January. The Night of the Moon.

Octáva Epiphaníæ Domini. The Octave of the Epiphany of our Lord. Pictávis, in Gállia, natális sancti Hilárii, Epíscopi et Confessóris; qui, ob cathólicam fidem, quam strénue propugnávit, quadriénnio apud Phrygiam relegátus, ibi, inter ália mirácula, mórtuum suscitávit. 756 more words

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