revelation

fallWhen conversion takes place, the process of revelation occurs in a very simple way — a person is in need, he suffers, and then somehow the other world opens up. The more you are in suffering and difficulties and are ‘desperate’ for God, the more He is going to come to your aid, reveal Who He is and show you the way out…

~ Father Seraphim Rose

 

2 thoughts on “revelation

    1. I know. I think that letting go of the ego is really hard though. Especially in contemporary American culture, which is so heartbreakingly egocentric. It’s why a lot of what Fr. Seraphim Rose writes about, dying to this world, makes absolute sense, in my heart, to me. Yet my head struggles with how to do this.

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