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“Without distinction of persons, do good to all for the love of God.”
“It embarrasses them a little to have women resist them and speak to them about the law.”
“Yes above all things; justice, justice. If any preferences may be shown let it be to the poorest or most abandoned.”
“Souls everywhere are equally dear to our Lord, and we are determined to consecrate our life to them.”
“A woman said to me the other day, "You are the man of your house."”
“Woman in this country is only yet one-fourth of the family. I hope that, through the influence of religion and education, she will eventually become at least one half — the "better half."”
Did you know that God has a playful side? If not why would God have created vast galaxies — miniscule cells, prickly bushes — lamb’s ear plants …
Sister Ann Casper, executive director of Mission Advancement for the Sisters of Providence, shares a prayer on offering God’s presence to others.
Provident God, aware of our own brokenness, we ask the gift of courage to identify how and where we are in need of conversion in order to live in solidarity with Earth and all creation. Deliver us from the violence of superiority and disdain. Grant us the desire, and the humility, to listen with special…
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