St Antony the Great

Sayings of the Desert Fathers

One day Abba Moses said to brother Zacharias, 'Tell me what I ought to do?'At these words the latter threw himself on the ground at the old man's feet and said, 'Are you asking me, Father?' The old man said to him 'Believe me,Zacharias, my son, I have seen the Holy Spirit descending upon you and since then I am constrained to ask you.' Then Zacharias drew his hood off his head put it under his feet and trampled on it, saying, 'The man who does not let himself be treated thus, cannot become a monk.'
Saint Antony Coptic Orthodox Monastery
By this all will know that you are My disciples, if you have love for one another.(Jn 12:35)
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