Remember that on the eve of their deliverance, God’s chosen people were afflicted more than they had ever been; burden after burden was laid upon their shoulders, and they were cruelly scourged… You must believe that your trials are the heralds of great joy, for no soul deserves to possess peace and the delights of love, until it has been wearied in combat and tasted the bitterness of spiritual desolation.
Saint John of Ávila
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“Our dried voices, when we whisper together are quiet and meaningless as wind in dry grass” Eliot
We often approach pieces of Scripture in which there are so many different methods of interpreting it, where the majority will yield great fruits. Today, I would like to touch on a piece of Scripture that is usually used to preach about believing in Christ, but I will actually discuss it in another point of view (I will discuss the most common point of view in future posts). 559 more words