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St. Ignatius of AntiochSt. Ignatius of Antioch

Catholic Quote of the Day — from St. Ignatius of Antioch

  “You must all follow the bishop as Jesus Christ follows the Father, and the presbytery as you would the apostles. Reverence the deacons as you would the command of God. Let no one do anything of concern to the Church without the bishop. Let that be considered a valid Eucharist which is celebrated by the bishop, or by one [...]

Venerable Fulton J. SheenVenerable Fulton J. Sheen

Catholic Quote of the Day — from Venerable Fulton J. Sheen

“Criticism of others is thus an oblique form of self-commendation. We think we make the picture hang straight on our wall by telling our neighbors that all his pictures are crooked.” (Archbishop Fulton Sheen; Seven Words of Jesus and Mary: Lessons from Cana and Calvary) Print this entry

"Saint Teresa of Ávila" (detail) by Peter Paul Rubens"Saint Teresa of Ávila" (detail) by Peter Paul Rubens

Catholic Quote of the Day — from St. Teresa of Avila

  (The Bookmark of St. Teresa) Let nothing disturb you, Let nothing dismay you, All thing pass, God never changes. Patience attains all. He who has God lacks nothing: God alone suffices. (Original Spanish) Nada te turbe, nada te espante; todo se pasa, Dios no se muda. La pacientia todo lo alcanza. Quien a Dios tiene nada la falta: solo [...]

LUCIA, FRANCISCO AND JACINTALUCIA, FRANCISCO AND JACINTA

Catholic Quote of the Day — from the CDF on Fatima

“Throughout history there have been supernatural apparitions and signs which go to the heart of human events and which, to the surprise of believers and non-believers alike, play their part in the unfolding of history. These manifestations can never contradict the content of faith, and must therefore have their focus in the core of Christ’s proclamation: the Father’s love which [...]