The demand for a more intense spiritual life

There is no longer any room in the world for a merely external form of Christianity, based upon custom. The world is entering upon a period of catastrophe and crisis when we are being forced to take sides, and in which a higher and more intense spiritual life will be demanded of Christians.

– Nikolai A. Berdyaev – (1874-1948)

Editor: It amazes me how true (if even more so) this still is today, as it was during Beryaev’s life.

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