by Scott D. Hendricks
Keeping the commandments of the Lord is what makes man truly man. Whoever transgresses the commandments of the Lord is not a true man but a sham one.
~ St. Nicodemus the Hagiorite
Constantine Cavarnos, Modern Orthodox Saints vol. 3: St. Nicodemos the Hagiorite (Belmont: Institute for Byzantine and Modern Greek Studies, 1974), 129.