Two From St. Ephrem the Syrian

“It was with a tree that man was sent to Hades, and it was then with a tree that man gained Paradise with the Lord.” 

“The boldness of our love is pleasing to you, O Lord, just as it pleased you that we should steal from your bounty.” – St. Ephrem the Syrian


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