St. Silouan the Athonite

This is another wonderful story told by St. Silouan of Mt. Athos about his peasant father. His father was clearly a man of great faith. St. Silouan thought his father to be wiser than many so-called spiritual fathers. The following story is an interesting account of how a father dealt with anger in correcting his son.

Read more here.

(Note: Friday is a fast day in the Orthodox Church)

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