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When looking for a husband or wife, here’s my advice: Run toward the Lord as...– Professor J. Jung (via thepurposedrivenlife)
The Apostolate of Smile
Just a little smile on your lips brings joy to your heart; it keeps peace in your soul; it improves your health; it beautifies your face; it brings about nice thoughts, it inspires good acts. Smile at Yourself Smile at yourself until you feel that your constant seriousness or your severity has vanished. Smile at yourself until you have warmed your own heart with the brightness of your happy...
”In all these years, I have thrown water on God’s fire of love with...– Father Francis Mary, CFR
Devil's Most Used Instrument
It was advertised that the devil was going to put his tools up for sale. On the date of the sale, the tools were placed for public inspection; each tool being marked with its sale price. They were a treacherous lot of implements … Hatred, Envy, Jealousy, Deceit, Lying, Pride, and so on. Laid apart from the rest was a harmless looking tool, that appeared to have been heavily used, and was priced...
A single act of conformity with the divine will suffices to make a saint.– Conformity To God’s Will by St. Alphonsus Ligouri
A spontaneous blog from tonight.
On Hearing the Lord →
One of my wordpress blogposts from last week. St. John of the Cross Ascent of Mount Carmel: Book 2, Chapter 19
A couple of years ago I had breakfast with Jean Vanier, the French Canadian...– Dean Sam Wells, Where Are You Staying? (via invisibleforeigner) Wow this is totally what I’m going through. Lol.
Why I’m Catholic.com Check out this site. It’s like an online version of “Journey Home” lol. Definitely uplifting to hear how others came to find/came back to the Churc. :)
Pope: 'The Church Is Mission' →
Holiness never loses its own power of attraction, it is not forgotten, it never...– Pope Benedict XVI (July 4, 2010)
God’s will is the greatest thing that could ever happen to you.– Fr. Dave (via rheady)
The way u treat women represents how you were raised. If a guy treats a girl...
In prosperity, even sinners find it easy to unite themselves to the divine will;...– St. Alphonsus Ligouri
On the Imprudence and Uncharitableness of... →
Immodesty is not only imprudent - but uncharitable! Very interesting article. Check it out. “In dressing provocatively a woman is saying, I am asking you to look at me as a sexual object, instead of a woman worthy of respect.”
Pray that I may never be satisfied with what is easy.– St. Josemaria Escriva (via klarita)
For love's sake
Past the seeker as he prayed came the crippled and the beggar and the beaten. And seeing them… he cried, “Great God, how is it that a loving creator can see such things and yet do nothing about them?” God said, “I did do something. I made you.” LOVE. FOR LOVE’S SAKE.
What are you doing for love? →
You know what you must do and your desires are good. Do it. Give all you can...– Fr. Agustino, CFRcerca 2006
“the measure of a man’s love for God depends upon how deeply aware he is of God’s love for him…” Saint Diadochus of Photice, bishop Do you know how much God loves you?