When you decide firmly to lead a clean life, chastity will not be a burden on...– St. Josemaria Escriva (via becket)
The saints have always been the source and origin of renewal in the most...– Pope John Paul II (via my-crazy-catholic-life)
In a world where there is so much noise, so much bewilderment, there is a need...– Pope Benedict XVI (via my-crazy-catholic-life)
Love is the most necessary of all virtues. Love in the person who preaches the...– St Anthony Mary Claret (via my-crazy-catholic-life) I dont know much about this saint, but I love the metaphor he uses hahahaha
Let us invoke the Holy Spirit, the eternal youth of the Church: may he make each...– Pope Benedict XVI, Jan. 2010. (via becket)
Now This is Communion →
There is an estimated (at least) 350,000 Catholic Masses celebrated every day on planet Earth. It is celebrated in every nook and cranny on the planet, by every race and nationality, and using every language. And each of these Masses is celebrated (generally) using the same scripture readings and the same prayers. Every single one of these 350,000 Masses is actually doing exactly what Jesus...
In whatever state a soul may be, it ought to pray. A soul which is pure and...– St. Faustina (via itiswellwithmysoul)
Bruce: how do you make someone love you without messing with free will?
God: Welcome to my world.
If a person is incapable of saying something funny, then they are morally...– St. Thomas Aquinas
Drinking beer is easy. Trashing your hotel room is easy. But being a Christian,...– Alice Cooper (via sketchmedesire)
Prayer is the place of refuge for every worry, a foundation for cheerfulness, a...– St John Chrysostom (via my-crazy-catholic-life)
I am quite happy to be called an optimist, but my optimism is not of the utopian...– Pedro Arrupe, SJ, One Jesuit’s Spiritual Journey
I long for this happiness, & I found it here in the Philippines.– -Journal Entry: January 3, 2011 Philippines Day 33 And even though this is just vacation & my time here is limited, I’ve enjoyed & savored every single day that I’ve spent here. I’m content here, I’m satisfied here, I’m happy here. Bro. Mark asked me a few...
The Inverted Cross →
misterdelfuego: Yes that’s right the Inverted Cross that all of you wonderful anti-christian people are so fond of posting… Did any of you bother to research its background? It’s history? In the Roman Catholic denomination of Christianity, the Inverted Cross, also known as the Cross of St. Peter, is a symbol of humility. Simon Peter, one of Jesus 12 disciples who would later...
Discovery channel teams up with Vatican for show... →
crusadermaximus: I’ll be sure to check it out
A glad heart makes a cheerful face.– Proverbs 15:3 (via its-a-miracle)
There were only two classes of people who heard the cry that night; shepherds...– Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen (via my-crazy-catholic-life)
Truly in the Eucharist He shows us a Love which goes to the end, a Love which...– Pope John Paul II (via my-crazy-catholic-life)