on that which is needful

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Saint Theophan the Recluse

“Spiritual needs are above all, and when they are satisfied, even though the others are not satisfied, peace exists : but when the spiritual needs are not satisfied, then even though all other needs are richly satisfied, there is no peace.  That is why the satisfaction of them is the one thing needful.”

The Spiritual Life and How to be Attuned to it

Saint Theophan the Recluse