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St. Romanos the Melodist: The Most High planted in the middle of Paradise The thrice blessed wood . . . - Orthodox Church Quotes
“The Most High planted in the middle of Paradise The thrice blessed wood, the gift of life for us, In order that, in approaching it, Adam might find eternal and immortal life, But he did not strive earnestly to know this life, And he failed to attain it, and revealed death. However, the robber, seeing …