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I love because I love, I love that I may love

From a sermon by St. Bernard, abbot

Love is sufficient of itself, it gives pleasure by itself and because of itself. It is its own merit, its own reward. 414 more words


“When the first group appeared they supposed they would get more.” —Matthew 20:10

In the parable of the workers in the vineyard, the Master pays the last group first (Mt 20:8). 282 more words


“Everyone who has given up home, brothers or sisters, father or mother, wife or children or property for My sake will receive many times as much and inherit everlasting life.” —Matthew 19:29… 308 more words

Why Some People Just Don't Get all that Jesus/Church/Religion/Christianity/Gospel Stuff

Here in the South (U.S.A.), it can sometimes seem more likely to encounter an albino alligator than somebody who freely admits that he or she is not a Christian (although here in Louisiana many of my Roman Catholic friends say, “No, I’m a Catholic,” when someone asks them if they are Christians). 970 more words

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From a trip to the Holy Land a few years ago. The Church of All Nations can be seen in the center left of the image. 28 more words

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