Little by Little

Change Comes Little By Little

Abbot Tryphon

“We often become frustrated with ourselves, wanting to change bad behavior, but seemingly incapable of making the changes we desire. Each week we confess the same sins over and over. We know the priest has heard the same confession, week after week, and we’re aware that he could probably say our confession for us, having heard it that often. What we don’t seem to know is that there is a simple reason for our repetition. These bad behaviors only seem to be unchangeable because we don’t really struggle with the passions in a way that will bring about successful change.”

This is from Abbot Tryphon‘s daily blog, read the rest of the article here

About padrerichard

I am a Priest with ROCOR.
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