O Lord Thou shalt open my lips and my mouth shall declare Thy praise.

Thursday, December 19, 2013

The Peace of Monasticism

The other day I saw this documentary on a Men's Monastery in Abkhazia (which might or might not be a part of Georgia depending on who you ask). It is an excellent depiction of the mind-clearing peace and serenity of a Christian Monastery. Simple work designed to empty the mind so that one is more free to focus on God. A beauty that does not need words: