For I am convinced that neither death nor life, neither angels nor demons,...– Romans 8:38-39 (via catholicanswers)
theoneswelove: There’s a reason why there were 12 baskets of food leftover in the story of the 5,000 men and the loaves and fish. The 12 wicker baskets also represent the 12 apostles, whose calling it was to share the bread— bread that would never run out or fail to satisfy. At every mass, the bread is still multiplied and the crowd is filled.
A time is coming when men will go mad, and when they see someone who is not mad,...– St. Anthony of Egypt (via for-madmen-only)
Live in the world, as if God and your soul only were in it; so shall your heart...– - St. John of the Cross This is beautiful (via itiswellwithmysoul)
All of us must be saints in this world. Holiness is a duty for you and me. So...– Mother Teresa (via thefullnessofthefaith)
The Fullness of the Faith: The Holy Bible alone OR... →
thefullnessofthefaith: Matthew 23:2-3 - chair of Moses; observe whatever they tell you (Moses chair was a prefigurement of the chair of St. Peter.) Mark 13:31 - Heaven and earth shall pass away, but my words won’t Mark 16:15 - go to the whole world and proclaim the gospel to every creature John 12:25 - not…
What will you do with your life? What are your plans? Have you ever thought of...– Blessed Pope John Paull II (via morethanscarlet)
Peace demands the most heroic labor and the most difficult sacrifice. It demands...– Thomas Merton (via becket)
Evil becomes possible when human beings decide to use the good things that God...– Fr. Mitch Pacwa (via itiswellwithmysoul)
The Church, in Christ, is a sacrament - a sign and instrument, that is, of...– Lumen Gentium, Vatican II
Reaching the Heavens: An Astronaut's Spiritual... →
crusadermaximus: “Just over a week into the mission, one of us realized it was Sunday again, two weeks after Easter. Our shifts overlapped for a few hours, so during one orbital night Sid, Kevin and I gathered on the flight deck for a short Communion service. Kevin, a eucharistic minister, carried the Blessed Sacrament with him, contained within a simple golden pyx. The three of us shared our...
May God bless you with discomfort at easy answers, half-truths, and superficial...– Franciscan Blessing (via mcole)
If you want to marry a Jospeh
hopeovercomes: you have to step up and be a Mary.
We long, indeed, for the cessation of this war of spirit and flesh, and kindled...– St. Augustine, City of God (via ephremhiphop)
God does not force us to believe in Him, but draws us to Himself through the...– Pope Benedict XVI (via itiswellwithmysoul)
We have been bloodied, and bruised, and, yes, for the moment, we have been...– Archbishop Timothy Dolan (New York)
A purity no mind can grasp.: The most beautiful... →
josephramos: It’s not “You’re hot.” It’s not “I like you”. It’s not even “I love you”. It’s this. In memory of His death and resurrection, we offer you Father, this life giving bread, this saving cup. We thank you for counting us worthy to stand in your presence and serve you. May all of us who share in the body and blood of Christ be brought together in unity of the Holy Spirit. Before he was...