Stand Still

Posted By bwatchman / A Branch of The Watchful Tree: "The New Call" / doherty, newcall, quote, saint / 10 Comments

“Stand still, and allow the deadly restlessness of our tragic age to fall away like the worn-out, dusty cloak it is.” | Catherine Doherty

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Silence

Posted By bwatchman / A Branch of The Watchful Tree: "The New Call" / ephrem, newcall, quote, saint / 4,932 Comments

“Good speech is silver, but silence is pure gold.” | St. Ephrem the Syrian

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Fire-Bearing

Posted By bwatchman / A Branch of The Watchful Tree: "The New Call" / hesychios, newcall, quote, saint / No Comments

“The guarding of the intellect (nous or eye of the heart) may appropriately be called ‘light-producing’, ‘lightning-producing’, ‘light-giving’ and ‘fire-bearing.'”  |St. Hesychios

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