This is a sermon delivered by St. John Chrysostom on the words in Mat 7, "not every one that saith unto me, Lord, Lord, shall enter into the kingdom of Heaven, but he that doeth the will of my Father which is in Heaven." Text edited by Ambrose Bean. Audio edited by Stephen Bean. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ehWp8aUKl_E
This is an excerpt from St. Ambrose’s treatise on the duties of the clergy. Text edited by Ambrose Bean. Audio edited by Stephen Bean.
"No, don't post that! I look terrible in that picture!" "I shouldn't have lost. You got lucky." "I didn't get a good grade, but it was just because..." "Please don't think my house always looks like this!" "No, I really am a good driver." "I swear I'm not always like this." "I knew that!" "What [...]
St. Augustine says something in Book X of Confessions that has always made me somewhat uncomfortable. At the time he's writing, Augustine has long since converted. He is a bishop, renowned theologian, preacher, and saint. In this section of his book, he discusses the temptations that he struggles with daily, and one is particularly interesting: "But [...]