Love In A World Of Uncertainty

St. Isaac the Syrian said that only the tomb is the “land of certainty”.  Writing to hermits living in the desert, St. Isaac wanted to free them from the delusion that they could be certain about anything in this world.  I wonder if St. Isaac was reflecting on the words of St. Paul in 1 Corinthians 8: “Knowledge puffs up, but love builds up.  If anyone thinks he knows anything, he knows…