St. John Damascene

Daily Catholic Quote — from St. John Damascene

St. John Damascene Priest and Doctor of the Church

“Prayer is the raising of one’s mind and heart to God or the requesting of good things from God.”  (St. John Damascene, priest and Doctor of the Church) The Optional Memorial of St. John Damascene (died ca. A.D. 750) is December 4. Please share on social media. Print this entry

Daily Catholic Quote — from St. John Damascene

St. John Damascene Priest and Doctor of the Church

“Even though your most holy and blessed soul was separated from your most happy and immaculate body, according to the usual course of nature, and even though it was carried to a proper burial place, nevertheless it did not remain under the dominion of death, nor was it destroyed by corruption. “Indeed, just as her virginity remained intact when she […]

Daily Catholic Quote from St. John Damascene

St. John Damascene Priest and Doctor of the Church

“Even though your most holy and blessed soul was separated from your most happy and immaculate body, according to the usual course of nature, and even though it was carried to a proper burial place, nevertheless it did not remain under the dominion of death, nor was it destroyed by corruption. “Indeed, just as her virginity remained intact when she […]

Daily Catholic Quote from St. John Damascene

St. John Damascene Priest and Doctor of the Church

“Even though your most holy and blessed soul was separated from your most happy and immaculate body, according to the usual course of nature, and even though it was carried to a proper burial place, nevertheless it did not remain under the dominion of death, nor was it destroyed by corruption. “Indeed, just as her virginity remained intact when she […]

Daily Catholic Quote from St. John Damascene

St. John Damascene Priest and Doctor of the Church

“Prayer is the raising of one’s mind and heart to God or the requesting of good things from God.” (St. John Damascene, Priest and Doctor of the Church) December 4 is the Optional Memorial of St. John Damascene, Priest and Doctor of the Church (c. A.D. 676 – c. 750) If you liked this quote, please share it with your […]

Daily Catholic Quote from St. John Damascene

St. John Damascene Priest and Doctor of the Church

“Even though your most holy and blessed soul was separated from your most happy and immaculate body, according to the usual course of nature, and even though it was carried to a proper burial place, nevertheless it did not remain under the dominion of death, nor was it destroyed by corruption. “Indeed, just as her virginity remained intact when she […]