The Office of the Dead: Take the Bitter Pill and Be Healed
Divine Office / Office of the Dead

The Office of the Dead: Take the Bitter Pill and Be Healed

“In all thy works remember thy last end, and thou shalt never sin.” (Ecclesiasticus 7:40) “Watch and pray” (Matthew 26:41) “[A] fourth type [of watchfulness] is always to have the thought of death in one’s mind.” (St. Hesychios the Priest, Philokalia vol. 1) “If you’re going through hell, keep going.” (Sir Winston Churchill) Introduction In … Continue reading