From a root the shoots spring forth again – Saint Basil the Great (+379)

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If someone has repented once of a sin, and again does the same sin, this is a sign that he has not been cleansed of the causes of the sin, wherefrom, as from a root, the shoots spring forth again.

—Saint Basil the Great (+379)

 

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