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Catholic Quote of the Day — from Pope St. John Paul II

“There is no evil to be faced that Christ does not face with us. There is no enemy that Christ has not already conquered. There is no cross to bear that Christ has not already borne for us, and does not now bear with us. ” (Pope St. John Paul II, Homily, Baltimore, Maryland – October 8, 1995) October 22 is [...]

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Catholic Quote of the Day — from St. Paul of the Cross

“My heart breaks when I think of the sorrows of the most holy Virgin. Oh tender Mother, unutterable was Thy grief in finding Thyself deprived of your dear Son, and then in beholding Him dead in Thy arms! Ah! who can realize the sadness of Mary when She returned to Bethany after the burial of her Son? Jesus expires on [...]

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 [...]

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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

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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 [...]

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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 [...]

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Catholic Quote of the Day — from St. Teresa Benedicta of the Cross

“Let go of your plans. The first hour of your morning belongs to God. Tackle the day’s work that he charges you with, and he will give you the power to accomplish it.”  (St. Teresa Benedicta of the Cross — Edith Stein) August 9 is the Optional Memorial of St. Benedicta of the Cross (1891 – 1942). Print this entry