Seeking God daily within our hearts

Seek God daily. But seek Him in your heart, not outside it. And when you find Him, stand with fear and trembling, like the Cherubim and Seraphim, for your heart has become a throne of God. But in order to find God, become humble as dust before the Lord, for the Lord abhors the proud; whereas He visits those that are humble in heart, wherefore He says: “To whom will I look, but to the one who is meek and humble in heart?

St. Nektarios of Aegina (1846-1920)

Born in Thrace, Saint Nectarios of Aegina, Greek: Άγιος Νεκτάριος Αιγίνης lived from 1846-1920. He served as Metropolitan of Pentapolis and was praised as a wonder-worker by the people of Pentapolis and Aegina, the Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople officially recognized Metropolitan Nektarios as a glorified Saint in 1961.


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