Stillness: Guarding Peace
I have been considering a statement I recently read from Mark the Ascetic. He says that when we perpetually keep in mind Christ's humiliation, "then what anger, wrath or bitterness can take possession of us?" Similarly Jonah Paffhausen, in his lecture "Do Not React, Do Not Resent, Keep Inner Stillness," says, "Our watchfulness needs to be focused on God. We need to maintain the conscious awareness of God’s pres...