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Catholic Quote of the Day — from Blessed Teresa of Calcutta

“Any country that accepts abortion is not teaching its people to love, but to use any violence to get what they want. This is why the greatest destroyer of love and peace is abortion.” (Blessed Teresa of Calcutta; National Prayer Breakfast in Washington, D.C, February 5, 1994) Print this entry

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The Prophetic Voice of the Catholic Church — Dignity of the Human Person and the Right to Life

“Any country that accepts abortion is not teaching its people to love, but to use any violence to get what it wants.” (Blessed Teresa of Calcutta) We live in an age that is filled with signs and wonders, many of which are ominous and terrifying – our economies continue in turmoil, wars and the fears of terrorism rage, our environment [...]

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Exaltation of the Holy Cross

Terrorism is nothing new.  It’s probably as old as the human race. In fact the cradle of civilization, now Iraq, was the home of the most infamous terrorists of antiquity, the Assyrians.  Their goal was to conquer their neighbors in a way that would minimize  initial resistance and subsequent rebellion.  To do this, they knew fear would be their greatest [...]

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Daily Catholic Quote from Blessed Teresa of Calcutta

“A clean heart is a free heart. A free heart can love Christ with an undivided love in chastity, convinced that nothing and nobody will separate it from his love. Purity, chastity, and virginity created a special beauty in Mary that attracted God’s attention. He showed his great love for the world by giving Jesus to her.” (Blessed Teresa of Calcutta) [...]

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Daily Catholic Quote from Blessed Teresa of Calcutta

“Let no one ever come to you without leaving better and happier. Be the living expression of God’s kindness: kindness in your face, kindness in your eyes, kindness in your smile.” (Blessed Teresa of Calcutta) If you liked this quote, please share it with your friends and family using the Recommend and Social Media buttons below and via email. We value [...]

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Daily Catholic Quote from Blessed Teresa of Calcutta

“Because I cannot rely on myself, I rely on Him, twenty-four hours a day.” (Blessed Teresa of Calcutta) If you liked this quote, please share it with your friends and family using the Share and Recommend buttons below and via email. We value your comments and encourage you to leave your thoughts below. Thank you! – The Editors Print this [...]

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Daily Catholic Quote from Blessed Teresa of Calcutta

“If we are Christians, we must look like Christ — this is my deep conviction.” (Blessed Teresa of Calcutta) If you liked this quote, please share it with your friends and family using the Share and Recommend buttons below and via email. We value your comments and encourage you to leave your thoughts below. Thank you! – The Editors Print [...]

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Daily Catholic Quote from Blessed Teresa of Calcutta

“The hunger for love is much more difficult to remove than the hunger for bread.” (Blessed Teresa of Calcutta) If you liked this quote, please share it with your friends and family using the Share and Recommend buttons below and via email. We value your comments and encourage you to leave your thoughts below. Thank you! – The Editors Print [...]

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Daily Catholic Quote from Blessed Teresa of Calcutta

“Be humble and you will never be disturbed. It is very difficult in practice because we all want to see the result of our work. Leave it to Jesus.” (Blessed Teresa of Calcutta) If you liked this quote, please share it with your friends and family using the Share and Recommend buttons below and via email. We value your comments [...]

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Daily Catholic Quote from Blessed Teresa of Calcutta

“Any country that accepts abortion is not teaching its people to love, but to use any violence to get what they want. This is why the greatest destroyer of love and peace is abortion.” (Blessed Teresa of Calcutta; National Prayer Breakfast in Washington, D.C, February 5, 1994) If you liked this quote, please share it with your friends and family [...]