St. Porphyrios: You don’t become holy . . .St. Porphyrios, Sayings from Saints, Elders, and Fathers / By Orthodox Church Quotes Leave a reply “You don’t become holy by fighting evil. Let evil be. Look towards Christ and that will save you. What makes a person saintly is love.” — St. Porphyrios Related posts: St. Justin Popovich: . . . There is no passion, no sin for which the Lives of the Saints do not show how the passion or sin in question in conquered, mortified, and uprooted. St. Porphyrios: . . . A person can become a saint anywhere. . . . St. John of Kronstadt: Every man of earth is sick with the fever of sin . . . St. Philaret of Moscow: Every Christian should find for himself . . .