Ep 7 – St. John Chrysostom – The Necessity of Virtue

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

Are You a Glutton?

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 [...]