These are a collection of quotes that are of interest to Orthodox Christians. These quotes were from two collections—one was from a (now defunct) mailing list in which Steven Mojsovki would occasionally post a quote that other members might like to see; the other source came from a huge effort by Keith Wilkerson to post a daily quote to various Orthodox usenet and discussion groups (of which this is but a small sample).
The quotes come from various sources, including Scripture, patristics, various Orthodox religious and secular writers, and some are from non-Orthodox sources.
 Early in the morning he came again to the temple; all the people
came to him, and he sat down and taught them.
 The scribes and the Pharisees brought a woman who had been caught in adultery, and placing her in the midst
 they said to him, "Teacher, this woman has been caught in the act of adultery.
 Now in the law Moses commanded us to stone such. What do you say about her?"
 This they said to test him, that they might have some charge to bring against him. Jesus bent down and wrote with his finger on the ground.
 And as they continued to ask him, he stood up and said to them, "Let him who is without sin among you be the first to throw a stone at her."
 And once more he bent down and wrote with his finger on the ground.
 But when they heard it, they went away, one by one, beginning with the eldest, and Jesus was left alone with the woman standing before him.
 Jesus looked up and said to her, "Woman, where are they? Has no one condemned you?"
 She said, "No one, Lord." And Jesus said, "Neither do I condemn you; go, and do not sin again."
 Again Jesus spoke to them, saying, "I am the light of the world; he who follows me will not walk in darkness, but will have the light of life."
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