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“...purify your hearts more and more in communion with God, and acquire new strength and fervor for the time to come.”
“[Your charity], it was life a gift from heaven, and is a new proof of the tender watchfulness of that divine Providence, of which we are in truth doubly the children.”
“Really, I am humiliated in seeing Sister St. Francis run in the way of perfection while I just drag along.”
“Detach yourself from yourself, my child, but gently, with that sweetness which is the distinctive mark of the spirit of God and not with that harshness which is the mark of yours.”
“...for what [God] asks of us is only the heart.”
“Be then, my dear sisters, more united with God. Act with a purer intention.”
“O Mary, without spot, protect thy house of the Woods!”
“Our exterior improvements are astonishing; but does our interior advancement correspond with the exterior?”
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