It is not he who begins well who is perfect. It is he who ends well who is approved in God’s sight – Saint Basil the Great (+379)

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COMING HOME – ORTHODOXY

It is not he who begins well who is perfect. It is he who ends well who is approved in God’s sight.

—Saint Basil the Great (+379)

 

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Κανένας πλούτος δεν αρκεί να εξυπηρετήσει τις γυναικείες επιθυμίες, ούτε ακόμη και αν τρέχει σαν ποτάμι – Άγιος Βασίλειος ο Μέγας (+379)

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HEAVEN ON EARTH – ORTHODOXY

Κανένας πλούτος δεν αρκεί να εξυπηρετήσει τις γυναικείες επιθυμίες, ούτε ακόμη και αν τρέχει σαν ποτάμι.

—Άγιος Βασίλειος ο Μέγας (+379)

 

Every divine action begins from the Father, proceeds through the Son, and is completed in the Holy Spirit – Saint Basil the Great (+379)

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HEAVEN ON EARTH – ORTHODOXY

Every divine action begins from the Father, proceeds through the Son, and is completed in the Holy Spirit.

—Saint Basil the Great (+379)

 

Does not the gratitude of the dog put to shame any man who is ungrateful to his benefactors? – Saint Basil the Great (+379)

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HEAVEN ON EARTH – ORTHODOXY

Does not the gratitude of the dog put to shame any man who is ungrateful to his benefactors?

—Saint Basil the Great (+379)

 

Λόγος υγιής δεν εισέρχεται σε σκληρή και απείθαρχη καρδιά, αλλά, σαν να χτυπάει πάνω της, επιστρέφει πάλι πίσω – Άγιος Βασίλειος ο Μέγας (+379)

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COMING HOME – ORTHODOXY

Λόγος υγιής δεν εισέρχεται σε σκληρή και απείθαρχη καρδιά, αλλά, σαν να χτυπάει πάνω της, επιστρέφει πάλι πίσω.

—Άγιος Βασίλειος ο Μέγας (+379)

 

If you begin to guard wealth it will not be yours. But if you begin to distribute it, you will not lose it – Saint Basil the Great (+379)

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COMING HOME – ORTHODOXY

If you begin to guard wealth it will not be yours. But if you begin to distribute it, you will not lose it.

—Saint Basil the Great (+379)

 

You gave not your bread; you will not receive eternal life – Saint Basil the Great (+379)

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HEAVEN ON EARTH – ORTHODOXY

Saint Basil the Great (+379):

“You showed no mercy; it will not be shown to you. You opened not your house; you will be expelled from the Kingdom. You gave not your bread; you will not receive eternal life”.