Church Father Quote of the Day

Hence, if a man cannot fast due to physical weakness, he should not deprive himself of food; I urge him to treat his infirmity. But not for this reason should he deprive himself of spiritual teachings; indeed, he should apply himself with even greater effort. 

John Chyrsostom
Homilies on Genesis, 10

Lent and Easter with the Early Church Fathers
Marco Pappalardo
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