Saint Basil the Great and Saint Gregory Nazianzen - Saint of the day - 2nd January 2018

  • Posted on: 2 January 2018
  • By: holyghostchurch

Happy is he who night and day entertains no other care and anxiety but how he may be able to render a satisfactory account of his life when he stands before the Judge.
– Saint Basil the Great
´╗┐Saint Basil the Great's patronage: Cappadocia; hospital administrators; reformers; monks; Russia.

Let us not esteem worldly prosperity or adversity as things real or of any moment, but let us live elsewhere, and raise all our attention to Heaven; esteeming sin as the only true evil, and nothing truly good, but virtue which unites us to God.
– Saint Gregory Nazianzen
Saint Gregory Nazianzen's patronage: For harvests; poets.