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Saints and Elders – Counsels

  It is the light The continuous study of the Holy Scriptures is the light of our soul and it…
    Proper leadership When you are in charge, the one who doesn’t listen to you and obey you with…
  TEACHING Truly wise is not the one who teaches with words, but the one who teaches with his example.…
You are asked to follow without hypocrisy. He would deceive his bishop who can see, would also disrespect the Lord…
People who were not just anybody but of great excellence in every respect, such as Holy Augustine of Hippo or…
The following teachings of St. Hilarion of Optina were taken from Living Without Hypocrisy: Spiritual Counsels of the Holy Elders…
  This is where the king is To escape from a foreign land and find our true home, where we…
    Praying for someone in need It is better to pray with reverence for someone, than to provide advice…
  Help for injustice The one who receives unfairness and injustice from others, he is released from many sins and…
  To be crushed God allows a prideful person who thinks that his power is secured forever, to be crushed…