R. How lovely is your dwelling place,
Lord, God of hosts.
1. My soul is longing and yearning,
is yearning for the courts of the Lord. 121 more words
KNOCKING DOWN THE TOWER OF FOOLISH PRIDE
“Learn from Jesus to be humble within yourself. This is the humility He asks of you when He says, ‘Learn from me, for I am meek and humble of heart.’ Did you hear? 187 more words
O glorious Apostle, St James, who by reason of thy fervent and generous heart wast chosen by Jesus to be a witness of His glory on Mount Tabor, and of His agony in Gethsemane; thou, whose very name is a symbol of warfare and victory: obtain for us strength and consolation in the unending warfare of this life, that, having constantly and generously followed Jesus, we may be victors in the strife and deserve to receive the victor’s crown in heaven. Amen.
YOU SHALL DRINK MY CUP.
The mother of the sons of Zebedee came to Jesus with her sons to make a request of him, and bowed low; and he said to her, “What is it you want?” She said to him, “Promise that these two sons of mine may sit one at your right hand and the other at your left in your kingdom.” “You do not know what you are asking,” Jesus answered. 152 more words
WE CARRY WITH US IN OUR BODY THE DEATH OF JESUS.
We are only the earthenware jars that hold this treasure, to make it clear that such an overwhelming power comes from God and not from us. 202 more words