The Divine Heart is an ocean full of
~ it is an ocean full of joy to drown all our sadness,
~ an ocean of humility to drown our folly,
~ an ocean of love in which to submerge our poverty.
Talent is God-given.
Fame is man-given.
Conceit is self-given.
Your spark can become a flame…
…and change everything. (E.D. Nixon)
It is for each of us to learn the path by which He requires us to follow Him, and to follow him in that path.
(St. Katharine Drexel)
“God whom we announce to you, is the Ruler of all things.”
“The God of heaven and earth, of the sea and the rivers.”
“The God of the sun, and the moon, and all the stars.”
“The God of the high mountains and of the low-lying valleys.”
“The God who is above heaven, and in heaven, and under heaven.”
“His dwelling is in heaven and earth, and the sea, and all therein.”
“He gives breath to all.”
“He gives life to all.”
“He is over all.”
“He upholds all.”
“He gives light to the sun.”
“He imparts splendour to the moon.”
“He has made wells in the dry land, and islands in the ocean.”
“He has appointed the stars to serve the greater lights.”
“His Son is co-eternal and co-equal with Himself.”
“The Son is not younger than the Father.”
“And the Father is not older than the Son.”
“And the Holy Ghost proceeds from them.”
“The Father and the Son and the Holy Ghost are undivided.”
“But I desire by Faith to unite you to the Heavenly King, as you are daughters of an earthly king.”
(St. Patrick to the two daughters of the Irish Monarch)
We preach mainly by good example.
(St. Vincent de Paul)