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

You must go through the experiences

The words printed here are concepts. You must go through the experiences. Saint Augustine

The cause makes the martyr

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

Necessary to possible to impossible

Start by doing what's necessary; then do what's possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible. Francis of Assisi

The hunger for love

The hunger for love is much more difficult to remove than the hunger for bread. Mother Teresa

It is in giving that we receive

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

Miracles are not contrary to nature

Miracles are not contrary to nature, but only contrary to what we know about nature. Saint Augustine

In season at all times

Love is a fruit in season at all times, and within reach of every hand. Mother Teresa

What does love look like?

What does love look like? It has the hands to help others. It has the feet to hasten to the poor and needy. It has eyes to see misery and want. It has the ears to hear the sighs and sorrows of men. That is what love looks like. Saint Augustine

Pride

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

A drop in the ocean

We ourselves feel that what we are doing is just a drop in the ocean. But the ocean would be less because of that missing drop. Mother Teresa

Don't bother about originality

Even in literature and art, no man who bothers about originality will ever be original: whereas if you simply try to tell the truth (without caring twopence how often it has been told before) you will, nine times out of ten, become original without ever having noticed it. C. S. Lewis

He that is jealous is not in love

He that is jealous is not in love. Saint Augustine

Truth

If you look for truth, you may find comfort in the end; if you look for comfort you will not get either comfort or truth only soft soap and wishful thinking to begin, and in the end, despair. C. S. Lewis

In the absence of justice

In the absence of justice, what is sovereignty but organized robbery? Saint Augustine

Man is a great depth

Who can map out the various forces at play in one soul? Man is a great depth, O Lord. The hairs of his head are easier by far to count than his feeling, the movements of his heart. Saint Augustine

Belief in Christianity

I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen: not only because I see it, but because by it I see everything else. C. S. Lewis

Hear the other side

Hear the other side. Saint Augustine

Nonsense questions

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

He will not save us without our consent

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

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    Holy Eucharist

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    Monstrance

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    Mother Teresa - woman of love

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    Pope Benedict XVI and eucharist

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    The little rosary of devotion

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    The cross of our salvation

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    Consecration of holy communion

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    The cross of our salvation

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    Rosary of victory

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    Rosary of piety

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    Rosary of Love

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    Mother Teresa - woman of virtue

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    Rosary of submission

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    Monstrance

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    Blessed Virgin Mary

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    Mary, mother of God

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    The cross of our salvation

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    Mother Teresa - living saint

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    Holy Eucharist

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    Holy mass

To many, total abstinence is easier than perfect moderation.

Saint Augustine

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