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18th May 2016

Eternal Word, Savior! You are the Divine Eagle whom I love. You draw me. You came into this land of exile, willing to suffer and die, in order to carry away every single soul and plunge it into the very heart of the Trinity–love’s eternal home.

~~Thérèse of Lisieux

Franciscan

Advantage of Weakness

The remembrance of my weakness is so constantly present to me that there is no room for vanity.
Saint Thérèse of the Child Jesus and the Holy Face

Quotes

Why We Rejoice on Ascension Thursday

Have you ever wished Jesus was still here walking the face of the Earth? Have you found “celebrating” the Ascension of the Lord this fortieth day after Easter a bit uneasy? 444 more words

Thérèse quote: "Speaking of clouds...a thunderbolt fell...it seemed that God was so near."

“Speaking of clouds, I remember how one day when we were out, the blue sky became overcast and a storm came on, accompanied by vivid lightning.

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Speak Lord: God our King

The responsorial psalm at Mass tomorrow, the 5th Sunday of Easter has the Church bless God’s name for his goodness, compassion and mercy. It has us look forward to when all creation will acknowledge God’s goodness and return to his loving rule. 195 more words

Catholic Faith

What an Illusion!

What an illusion! … We wish never to fall? Well, what difference does it make, O Lord, if I fall at every instant? It will make me realize my weakness, and I shall derive great profit from it.

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Invincible Weapons

O Jesus, my whole strength lies in prayer and sacrifice; these are my invincible weapons, and experience has taught me that the heart is won by them rather than by words.

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