THE IMPIETY OF PEOPLE HAS REACHED THE HIGH POINT
By the Holy Elder Philotheos of Paros, written to a General in 1955- [this timeless piece of factual observations and advice remains even more accurate and vital in our days, some 60 years after its authorship]
The impiety, corruption, senselessness and lack of conscience of people, both lay- people and clergymen, men and women, rich and poor, generals and soldiers, the rulers and the ruled over has reached a high point and is speedily progressing in leaps and bounds till it reaches the greatest precipice.
What is countering this pitiful progression of spiritual impiety? It is: the infinite compassion of God;