Church Father Quote of the Day

A prayer is a request for a good directed to God by a believer. We do not consider this request limited to words. Indeed, we do not believe that God needs words to remember, for he knows what we need even if we do not pray for it.

Basil the Great
Homily for Judith the Martyr, 3-4

Lent and Easter with the Early Church Fathers
Marco Pappalardo
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