"Passions are perversions of natural impulses... [and] have a distinct root. The Fathers identify this root as a singular perversion of the will: that of arrogance, of pride... and Fathers identify a chief virtue to combat this chief passion: namely, obedience, which engenders the humility that conquers pride ." ~ Father Deacon Matthew

 

 

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