Dearly Beloved,

Archimandrite Sophrony (Sakharov) of blessed memory, was glorified (that is, declared to be a saint) by the Ecumenical Patriarchate on November 27th of this past year. His life and writings are truly worthy of our study and reflection. You can read more about his life at

The title of this blog post is a quotation from his works.

May God grant us wisdom!