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VIRTUES: The Beautiful Spirit (Humility, Part Two) by Gary L. Thomas

From: The Glorious Pursuit

Humility is the bloom and the beauty of holiness.
(Andrew Murray)

Unless we make the increase of humility our study, we may find that we have been delighting in beautiful thoughts and feelings, in solemn acts of consecration and faith, while the only sure mark of the presence of God – the disappearance of self – was all the time wanting.

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MuseWorthy Quotation: "I hold the most archaic values on Earth ..."

“As a poet,” Snyder tells us, “I hold the most archaic values on earth. They go back to the late Paleolithic; the fertility of the soil, the magic of animals, the power-vision in solitude, the terrifying initiation and rebirth; the love and Ecstasy of the dance, the common work of the tribe.” He develops, as replacement for shattered social structures, a concept of tribal tradition which could lead to “growth and enlightenment in self-disciplined freedom.

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VIRTUES: The Precept Of Charity by Father Gabriel of St. Mary Magdalen

Presence of God – O Lord, teach me to love you truly, with my whole heart, my whole soul, and with all my strength.

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VIRTUES: Living Where You Are (Humility, Part One) by Gary L. Thomas

From: The Glorious Pursuit

Saints agree they are sinners; only sinners think they are saints.
(Peter Kreeft)

The truth is this – pride must die in you, or nothing of Heaven can live in you.

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When No Apology is Forthcoming....Forgive Anyway

The Importance of Apologizing

The Importance of Apologizing for Stress Relief and Relationship Repair

By Elizabeth Scott, MS

Updated April 30, 2017

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Tough Times Never Last, Take the Opportunity

“Tough times never last, only tough people do.” – Rober Schuller

When life gets tough, don’t forget to stop for a while and breathe. Yes, we need those little breaks but… 206 more words

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VIRTUES: The Glorious Pursuit by Gary L. Thomas

From: The Glorious Pursuit

Grace, we must learn, is opposed to earning, not to effort.
(Dallas Willard)

If Godliness is not from deep within you, it is only a mask.

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