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St. John Cassian: . . . The Lord must be there to help us and guide . . - Orthodox Church Quotes
“However, of this much we must be sure. Never by our sole diligence or zeal nor by our most tireless efforts can we reach perfection. Human zeal is not enough to win the sublime rewards of blessedness. The Lord must be there to help us and to guide our hearts toward what is good. Every …