It doesn’t poison it

Some people erroneously think that the memento mori, the remembrance of death, poisons life. It doesn’t. Quite the opposite.

It teaches us to be attentive and to distance ourselves from everything that actually does poison our life, our real life.

Based on Saint Theophan the Recluse

In the photo the bell which is used for the church and refectory from a cell nearby Vatopedi monastery, Mount Athos

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