My Lord, protect me from a heart that forgets why it’s beating.
The Mass Media is like alcohol — if consumed in large enough quantities it becomes the focus of life, and gets a grip on the mind and the body so that ever more is wanted to maintain the stimulus, and ever more is required to avoid withdrawal effects. At some point cravings push aside all good intentions of selectivity, restraint and limitation.
(The author speaks his own words from writing on the screen… less than eight minutes, and worthy of more time.)
JESUS PRAYER – ИИСУСОВА МОЛИТВА
The Jesus Prayer performed by a Valaam choir.
really worms its way into your head. video is clips from the Russian movie “Ostrov” (i think in Russian it’s spelled ‘Остров’) which translates to “The Island”. interesting movie, if you’re into Russian Orthodox Christian Monasticism.