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Friday September 17 2021, 18H37
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A brother asked Abba Joseph, saying, 'I want to go out from the monastery, and live a solitary life'; the old man said to him, 'Where you see that you will find rest for your soul, there dwell.' And the brother said to him, 'I am content to live in the monastery, and I am content to live alone; what will I do then?' The old man said to him, 'If you are content to live in the monastery, and are [equally] content to lead a solitary life, do this: Weigh your thoughts as it were in a balance, and the thought which outbalances the other, that fulfil.'
Q: "What does one learn in the
Father Mina: "To have
an authentic sincere Love towards Christ"
Q: "What experience of God do we make here?"
Father Mina: "We make
the experience of the personal intimate friendship
with the person of the Lord Jesus-Christ... The
interior real lived sentiment of the intimacy with the
Lord: I Am with you."
Q: "Thank you"
Father Mina was
the first companion of Father Matta El-Maskine, one of
the first 7 hermits of the Saint Macarius Monastery. He
lives here in the manner of the first monks of the
lumière du désert