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THE LADDER OF DIVINE ASCENT

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by: St. John Climacus
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Publication Date: January 13, 2019
Book Size: 8.5" x 11"
Pages: 129
Binding: Perfect Bound
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THE LADDER OF DIVINE ASCENT
St. John Climacus

Translated by Archimandrite Lazarus Moore (Harper & Brothers, 1959)

An Ascetic Treatise by Abba John, Abbot of the monks of Mount Sinai, sent by him to Abba John,
Abbot of Raithu, at whose request it was written.

Step 1
On renunciation of the world
1. Our God and King is good, ultra-good and all-good (it is best to begin with God in writing to the
servants of God). Of the rational beings created by Him and honoured with the dignity of free-will,
some are His friends, others are His true servants, some are worthless, some are completely estranged
from God, and others, though feeble creatures are equally His opponents. By friends of God, dear and
holy Father,1 we simple people mean, properly speaking, those intellectual and incorporeal beings
which surround God. By true servants of God we mean all those who tirelessly and unremittingly do
and have done His will. By worthless servants we mean those who think of themselves as having been
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