Sophrony (Sakharov)

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Sophrony Sakharov (1976)

Saint Sophrony (23 September 1896 – 11 July 1993) was an archimandrite and one of the noted ascetic Christian monks of the twentieth century.

Quotes[edit]

Saint Silouan the Athonite (1991)[edit]

as translated by Rosemary Edmonds
  • Most people neither hear nor understand God speaking in their hearts: they listen to the urging of passion, which inhabits the soul and with its clamour drowns the still small voice of God.
    • p. 79
  • No sin is unforgivable except the sin that is not repented of.
    • p. 83

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