St Antony the Great

Sayings of the Desert Fathers

When you pray to God in time of temptation do not say, 'Take this or that away from me', but pray like this: 'O Jesus Christ, sovereign Master, help me and do not let me sin against Thee. . .' - Abba Isaiah the Solitary
Saint Antony Coptic Orthodox Monastery
Those who are well have no need of a physician, but those who are sick. I did not come to call the righteous, but sinners, to repentance. (Mk 2:17)