Thursday, October 27, 2016

QUOTATION: Salvation

St. Mary Euphrasia Pelletier
When I consider the labours of physicians to save the life of the body, the years of study which they devote to that end, I reproach myself that I do not work as much for the infinitely more precious life of the soul.

--St. Mary Euphrasia Pelletier, Conferences and Instructions

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

QUOTATION: Leave the Fruits to God

Mother Teresa of Calcutta
Do not pursue spectacular deeds. We must deliberately renounce all desires to see the fruit of our labour, doing all we can as best we can, leaving the rest in the hands of God.

--Mother Teresa of Calcutta, No Greater Love

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

QUOTATION: To Err is Human

Pope Francis
He who does not sin is not human.

--Pope Francis, My Door is Always Open: a Conversation on Faith, Hope and the Church in a Time of Change 

Monday, October 24, 2016

QUOTATION: Mohammed vs. Jesus

Blaise Pascal
Mahomet established a religion by putting his enemies to death; Jesus Christ by commanding his followers to lay down their lives.

--Blaise Pascal

Sunday, October 23, 2016

QUOTATION: Definition of a CatholicG

G.K. Chesterton
A Catholic is a person who has plucked up courage to face the incredible and inconceivable idea that something else may be wiser than he is.

--G.K. Chesterton