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The Iron Trial by Holly Black and Cassandra Clare

Hey there. I was in a bit of a reading slump after travelling. So I thought, ‘Why not pick a middle grade book?’ and I picked The Iron Trial by Holly Black and Cassandra Clare. 493 more words


Haurietis Aquas (23/73)

2. Everything He Did Was a Proof of His Threefold Love

59. Hence His words, actions, commands, miracles, and especially those works which manifest more clearly His love for us (such as the institution of the Eucharist, His most bitter sufferings and death, the loving gift of His holy Mother to us, the founding of the Church for us, and finally, the sending of the Holy Spirit upon the apostles and upon us) – all these, We say, ought to be looked upon as proofs of His threefold love.

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Haurietis Aquas (22/73)

D. Conclusions

1. Ways in Which We Can Honor the Heart of Our Redeemer

58. Since, therefore, Sacred Scripture and the official teaching of the Catholic faith instruct us that all things find their complete harmony and order in the most holy person of Jesus Christ, and that He has manifestly directed His threefold love for the securing of our redemption, it unquestionably follows that we can contemplate and honor the Heart of the divine Redeemer as a symbolic image of His love, a witness of our redemption, and, at the same time, as a sort of mystical ladder by which we mount to the embrace of “God our Saviour.”

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Haurietis Aquas (21/73)

C. The Heart of the Incarnate Word Is the Symbol of His Threefold Love

54. For these reasons, the Heart of the Incarnate Word is deservedly and rightly considered the chief sign and symbol of that threefold love with which the divine Redeemer unceasingly loves His eternal Father and all mankind. 162 more words

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Haurietis Aquas (20/73)

2. Christ Put on Human Nature to Manifest His Love in a Human Way

53. Granted that the evangelists and other sacred writers do not explicitly describe the heart of our Redeemer, living and throbbing like our own with the power of feeling, and ever throbbing with the emotions and affections of His soul and the glowing charity of His twofold will, yet they often set in their proper light His divine love and the sense emotions which accompany it: that is, desire, joy, weakness, fear, and anger, as shown by His face, words or gestures. 105 more words

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Haurietis Aquas (19/73)

B. The Teaching of the Fathers of the Church

1. The Mystery of Love is the Foundation and Culmination of the Incarnation and Redemption

44. The holy fathers, true witnesses of the divinely revealed doctrine, wonderfully understood what St. 705 more words

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Solemnity of Saints Peter and Paul (29 June 2015)

Today we celebrate one of the SOLEMNITIES of our Church calendar, that is, one of the feast of the highest order in our liturgical celebrations. The reason is that it is the commemoration of Saints Peter and Paul, the first pope and the great apostle to the Gentiles. 515 more words

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