Try to disengage yourself from so many cares, and take a little time to think of God and to rest in Him. Enter into the secret chamber of your heart, and banish from it every thing save your Creator alone and what can help you to find Him; then having closed the door, say to Him, with all your soul: “Lord, I seek Thy divine countenance, — teach me to find it!” -St. 238 more words
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Mary, pray with me to obtain the gift that I may have the confidence of my child . As you know, a father needs the confidence in order to guide his children properly. 129 more words
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The sovereign and everlasting love of Christ our Lord be ever our help and favor.
From various letters received from Portugal we learn that his highness had asked, with pressing devotion, that you and Father Luis Gonçalves act as his confessors, but that you have both excused yourselves, not on the grounds of conscience or because of scruples in directing his highness, whom you consider a saint, as you say, but because you think that this is an honor which should be refused no less than a bishopric or a royal chaplaincy. 796 more words