April 2013

Friday, April 19, 2013

A Word from the Holy Fathers

St. Mary of Egypt and the Grace of the Holy Mysteries

This week, the Church reads the Life of St. Mary of Egypt. Archimandrite Irenei explores a section of that text which reveals the relationship between "mystical theology" in ascetical life to the grace of the Holy Mysteries in the Church. We are prompted to ask ourselves: Do I lose sight of the chalice in my desire to find Christ?

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