A Bit of Wisdom from Gregory Akindynos

I don’t expect to find a great deal of wisdom as I read through the literature of the anti-hesychasts, but there is a great deal of merit in what Gregory Akindynos said in his rebuke of Barlaam:

For you should have known not only how to write discourses and devise syllogisms, but also where to do this and who ought to do it and from what motives.

Advertisements
Tagged ,

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: