"Християнската любов към Бога според "Слово за Божествената и свята любов" на бл. Теодорит Кирски" - "Christian Love to God According to “Sermon on the Divine and Holy Love” by Theodore of Cyrus"
В: Сп. Богословска мисъл, 1, 2013, с. 129 – 138 – ISSN 1310-7909
The love for God is the biggest Christian virtue. It is an object of different
writings in Christian antiquity. In his Sermon on the Divine and holy love
blessed Theodoret of Cyrus († c. 457 AD) seek to the reason for the supernatural
deeds of the biblical heroes and Christian monks – this is the love
for God. It wounds sweetly and provokes yearning for God, feeds and warms
the loving man. It introduces into a new, eternal world. To the feeling of such
love now, in this world is called every Christian; and the perfecting in the
love is a process that continue throughout eternity.