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“There is much life in a worn-out body when God sustains it.”
“My very dear Daughters, journeys, an image of life, are usually accompanied by a host of unavoidable contradictions.”
“All love one another tenderly, and this consolation is well calculated to support us in the pains we now suffer and in those which await us.”
“We dwell in [God], and [God] dwells in us.”
“Especially let us never forget that if we wish to die like the saints we must live like them.”
“A good life is the best preparation for a good death.”
Let us gather up the tears of all times, all nations,
all peoples, all children to form a river of grace
to moisten, saturate, drench the hardness of hearts of stone
turning them into hearts of flesh, into the heart of the God of Providence.…
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 …
Lord, it is hard sometimes to believethat you are really present in this world of ours. But I do believe it, Lord!Please help me live my life in such a…
Do not look forward to the changes and chances of this life with fear. Rather, look to them with full confidence that, as they arise, God to whom you belong…
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