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“The sinner does not need more grace than the saint, nor does the immature and undisciplined believer need more than the godly, zealous missionary.

We all need the same amount of grace…because the ‘currency’ of our good works is debased and worthless before God.”

~ Jerry Bridges

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Spiritual Consolations

Souls but little confirmed in piety, advance well and happily, when the Lord gives them consolations in prayer. But if He afterwards deprives them of these, they immediately become languid and discontented, like children who thank their mother when she gives them sweet things, and cry when she takes them away, because they are children, and do not know that a long course of such things is hurtful to them, and causes worms. 189 more words

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The Feast of SS Joachim and Anna

Today is the feast of Saint Joachim and Saint Anne, the parents of Our Lady.  Tradition has it that Mary was conceived through a chaste kiss at the Golden Gate. 53 more words

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Prayer as Appropriation, Not Acquisition

For I know that this will turn out for my deliverance through your prayers and the provision of the Spirit of Jesus Christ” (Philippians 1:19). 308 more words

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Thoughts for July 26 from Fr Willie Doyle

During a visit our Lord seemed to urge me not to wait till the end of the war, but to begin my life of reparation at once, in some things at least.

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