Glory of God Prayer Group, St. Cecilia Parish, Wa Diocese, Ghana - Let Your Light Shine

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Two kinds of people

There are two kinds of people: those who say to God, 'Thy will be done,' and those to whom God says, 'All right, then, have it your way.' C. S. Lewis

Pride of wealth

If a man is proud of his wealth, he should not be praised until it is known how he employs it. Socrates

Nonsense questions

Can a mortal ask questions which God finds unanswerable? Quite easily, I should think. All nonsense questions are unanswerable. C. S. Lewis

God's love

God loves each of us as if there were only one of us. Saint Augustine

Perfection of a man

This is the very perfection of a man, to find out his own imperfections. Saint Augustine

Our life of poverty

Our life of poverty is as necessary as the work itself. Only in heaven will we see how much we owe to the poor for helping us to love God better because of them. Mother Teresa

The cause makes the martyr

It is not the punishment but the cause that makes the martyr. Saint Augustine

Selective faith

If you believe what you like in the gospels, and reject what you don't like, it is not the gospel you believe, but yourself. Saint Augustine

Destroyer of peace

The greatest destroyer of peace is abortion because if a mother can kill her own child, what is left for me to kill you and you to kill me? There is nothing between. Mother Teresa

He that is jealous is not in love

He that is jealous is not in love. Saint Augustine

It is in giving that we receive

For it is in giving that we receive. Francis of Assisi

False words

False words are not only evil in themselves, but they infect the soul with evil. Socrates

Source of the deadliest hate

From the deepest desires often come the deadliest hate. Socrates

Pride

It was pride that changed angels into devils; it is humility that makes men as angels. Saint Augustine

He will not save us without our consent

He who created us without our help will not save us without our consent. Saint Augustine

Too honest to be a politician

I was really too honest a man to be a politician and live. Socrates

God judged it better

God judged it better to bring good out of evil than to suffer no evil to exist. Saint Augustine

The future

The future is something which everyone reaches at the rate of 60 minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is. C. S. Lewis

Humility, the foundation

Humility is the foundation of all the other virtues hence, in the soul in which this virtue does not exist there cannot be any other virtue except in mere appearance. Saint Augustine

I feel angry when I see waste

There must be a reason why some people can afford to live well. They must have worked for it. I only feel angry when I see waste. When I see people throwing away things that we could use. Mother Teresa

Prayer does not change God, but it changes him who prays.

Soren Kierkegaard

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