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St. Nikolai Velimirovich: . . . what selfishness can there be in a man's caring for the dead . . . - Orthodox Church Quotes
Man is sublime when he cares for the living; man is more than sublime when he cares for the dead. A man often cares for the living out of selfishness. But what selfishness can there be in a man’s caring for the dead? Can the dead pay him, or express their gratitude? Some animals bury …