Agonizomai: On Being Prepared for Suffering and Evil

Saturday, March 07, 2009

On Being Prepared for Suffering and Evil
We must always be ready to suffer evil but we must not choose which evil we will be asked to suffer. A Christian's cross, be it embraced with humility, is always one of God's choosing and not ours.

Gleanings 16.105

2 Comments:

Blogger Derek Ashton said...

Fenelon would be proud! (and of course he would quickly repent of the pride).

9:09 am  
Blogger agonizomai said...

Derek,

Who knows? Maybe I even got this from reading "Maxims of the Saints". But hopefully we both got it from reading the Word.

Blessings,


Tony

12:51 pm  

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