mortification

Daily Catholic Quote — from St. John Vianney

St. Jean-Baptiste Marie Vianney, Cure d’Ars

“Oh, how I like those little mortifications that are seen by nobody, such as rising a quarter of an hour sooner, rising for a little while in the night to pray! but some people think of nothing but sleeping.” (St. Jean-Baptiste Marie Vianney, Cure d’Ars) August 4 is the Memorial of St. John Mary Vianney, Priest (1786 – 1859). Please […]

Catholic Quote of the Day — from St. John Vianney

St. Jean-Baptiste Marie Vianney, Cure d’Ars

“Oh, how I like those little mortifications that are seen by nobody, such as rising a quarter of an hour sooner, rising for a little while in the night to pray! but some people think of nothing but sleeping.” (St. Jean-Baptiste Marie Vianney, Cure d’Ars) August 4 is the Memorial of St. John Mary Vianney, Priest (1786 – 1859). Print […]

Catholic Quote of the Day — from St. John Vianney

St. Jean-Baptiste Marie Vianney, Cure d’Ars

“Oh, how I like those little mortifications that are seen by nobody, such as rising a quarter of an hour sooner, rising for a little while in the night to pray! but some people think of nothing but sleeping.” (St. Jean-Baptiste Marie Vianney, Cure d’Ars) August 4 is the Memorial of St. John Mary Vianney, Priest (1786 – 1859). Print […]

Catholic Quote of the Day — from St. John Vianney

St. Jean-Baptiste Marie Vianney, Cure d’Ars

“Oh, how I like those little mortifications that are seen by nobody, such as rising a quarter of an hour sooner, rising for a little while in the night to pray! but some people think of nothing but sleeping.” (St. Jean-Baptiste Marie Vianney, Cure d’Ars) August 4 is the Memorial of St. John Mary Vianney, Priest (1786 – 1859). Print […]

Encountering the Word — 1 Corinthians 9:24-27

Photography © by Andy Coan

A Daily Quote From Sacred Scripture “Do you not know that in a race all the runners compete, but only one receives the prize? So run that you may obtain it. Every athlete exercises self-control in all things. They do it to receive a perishable wreath, but we an imperishable. Well, I do not run aimlessly, I do not box as one […]

Encountering the Word — 1 Corinthians 9:26-27

Photography © by Andy Coan

A Daily Quote From Sacred Scripture “Well, I do not run aimlessly, I do not box as one beating the air; but I pommel my body and subdue it, lest after preaching to others I myself should be disqualified.” (1 Corinthians 9:26-27) Print this entry