FIFTY SPIRITUAL HOMILIES OF ST. MACARIUS THE EGYPTIAN
An allegorical interpretation of the vision described in the prophet Ezekiel
Concerning the kingdom of darkness, that is, of sin, and that God alone is able to take away sin from us, and to deliver us out of the bondage of the evil prince . . . . 12
That the brethren ought to live in sincerity, simplicity, love, and peace with each other, and to carry on contest and war in their inward thoughts . ..... 16 =
Christians ought to accomplish their race in this world with heed and care, that they may gain heavenly praises from God and angels.