The Contemplative’s Obligation

His attention focussed on the higher spheres of contemplative activity, he is initiated into the hidden mysteries of God, and through his words of wisdom he lovingly ministers to those who are capable of learning about these things. In this way he does not use his talent solely for his own benefit, but also shares its benediction with his fellow-men.

Philokalia, vol. IV, p. 149

Author: attycortes

Filipino lawyer, preacher, composer.

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