They do greatly err who acknowledge that the flesh of man was taken on Himself by Christ, but deny that the affections of man were taken; and they contravene the purpose of the Lord Jesus Himself, since thus they take away from man what constitutes man, for man cannot be man without human affections.

St. Ambrose (339-397) Roman prelate, Bishop of Milan [Aurelius Ambrosius]
“On Psalm 61”
Added on 1-Feb-04 | Last updated 1-Feb-04
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