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Against Those Who Try To Theologize Without The Spirit. The man who has received from above the grace of having the praise of God always on his lips opens his mouth to breathe the Spirit of life, and strives to open it yet wider to welcome the word of life more abundantly. This is that… Continue reading St Symeon the New Theologian. Second Theological Discourse.
Against Those Who Ascribe The Concept Of Anteriority To The Father. It would be the sign of a rash and presumptuous soul to speak or discourse about God, to investigate all that concerns him, or to try to express what cannot be expressed, or understand what for all men is beyond understanding. This is not… Continue reading St Symeon the New Theologian, First Theological Discourse.
48. One should seek from those who are serious what it is that one ought to understand to be the works which God began at the beginning of the world, and what are the works which he did not begin at the beginning of the world. For whilst God ceased from all the works which… Continue reading St Maximus the Confessor, 1st Century on Theology, 48–50.
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