Seven “things” to remember …

CHRISTIAN LIFE: I met a monk the other day, a Christian Orthodox monk, the same one as I mentioned earlier. We talked about life in faith while having a simple lunch. There are certain “things” which are important to us as Christians, he said.

  • life in church, the Orthodox Church that is,
  • fasting, twice a week, usually Wednesdays and Fridays. And the fourty days before Christmas and Easter.
  • the Holy Confession,
  • the Holy Communion,
  • to do good every day, at least something good,
  • and of course to pray and
  • reading and hearing the Bible,

Seven “things”, easy to remember. Well, I think I recalled all of it? Let’s see again …