Daily Catholic Quote

St. Maximilian Kolbe, Priest and MartyrSt. Maximilian Kolbe, Priest and Martyr

Daily Catholic Quote from St. Maximilian Kolbe

“If angels could be jealous of men, they would be so for one reason: Holy Communion.” (St. Maximilian Kolbe) August 14 is the Memorial of St. Maximilian Kolbe, Priest and Martyr (1894 – 1941). We value your comments and encourage you to leave your thoughts below. Thank you! – The Editors Print this entry

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Daily Catholic Quote from Francis Cardinal George, O.M.I.

“It takes a deep faith to ‘swim against the tide,’ as Pope Francis recently encouraged young people to do at last summer’s World Youth Day. Swimming against the tide means limiting one’s access to positions of prestige and power in society. It means that those who choose to live by the Catholic faith will not be welcomed as political candidates [...]

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Bishop and Doctor of the ChurchSt. Robert Bellarmine Bishop and Doctor of the Church

Daily Catholic Quote from St. Robert Bellarmine

“When we appeal to the throne of grace we do so through Mary, honoring God by honoring His Mother, imitating Him by exalting her, touching the most responsive chord in the sacred heart of Christ with the sweet name of Mary.” (St. Robert Bellarmine, Bishop and Doctor) September 17 is the Optional Memorial of St. Robert Bellarmine (1542 – 1621). [...]

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Daily Catholic Quote from Pope-emeritus Benedict XVI

“Is it consistent to profess our beliefs in church on Sunday, and then during the week to promote business practices or medical procedures contrary to those beliefs?  … Any tendency to treat religion as a private matter must be resisted. Only when their faith permeates every aspect of their lives do Christians become truly open to the transforming power of [...]

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Daily Catholic Quote from Pope St. John Paul II

“Mary Most Holy goes on being the loving consoler of those touched by the many physical and moral sorrows which afflict and torment humanity. She knows our sorrows and our pains, because she too suffered, from Bethlehem to Calvary. ‘And thy soul too a sword shall pierce.’ Mary is our Spiritual Mother, and the mother always understands her children and [...]

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Daily Catholic Quote from Thomas à Kempis on the Holy Cross

“In the Cross is salvation; in the Cross is life; in the Cross is protection against our enemies; in the Cross is infusion of heavenly sweetness; in the Cross is strength of mind; in the Cross is joy of spirit; in the Cross is excellence of virtue; in the Cross is perfection of holiness. There is no salvation of soul, [...]

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Daily Catholic Quote from St. John Chrysostom

“We take care of our possessions for our children, but of the children themselves we take no care at all. What an absurdity is this! Form the soul of thy son aright, and all the rest will be added hereafter.” (St. John Chrysostom, Bishop and Doctor of the Church) September 13 is the Memorial of St. John Chrysostom, Bishop and [...]

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Daily Catholic Quote from Thomas à Kempis on the Holy Name of Mary

“…The devils fear the Queen of heaven to such a degree, that only on hearing her great name pronounced, they fly from him who does so as from a burning fire.” (Fr. Thomas à Kempis) September 12 is the Optional Memorial of the Most Holy Name of Mary. If you liked this quote, please share it with your friends and family [...]

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Daily Catholic Quote from Venerable Fulton J. Sheen

“There are angels near you to guide you and protect you, if you would but invoke them. It is not later than we think, it is a bigger world than we think.” (Venerable Fulton J. Sheen) If you liked this quote, please share it with your friends and family using the Recommend and Social Media buttons below and via email. [...]

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Daily Catholic Quote from Pope Francis

“Parents are called to teach their children to defend life, beginning with life in the womb, recognizing that life is a gift from God and an assurance for the future of humanity.” (Pope Francis, Message for National Week of the Family in Brazil; attributed by Vatican Radio) If you liked this quote, please share it with your friends and family [...]