St. Ignatius of Antioch

Daily Quote — St. Ignatius of Antioch

St. Ignatius of Antioch

“Do not have Jesus Christ on your lips, and the world in your hearts.” (St. Ignatius of Antioch, Bishop and Martyr, Letter to the Romans) The Memorial of St. Ignatius, Bishop and Martyr (30 – 107) is October 17. Please share this post on Facebook and other social media below: Print this entry

Daily Quote — from St. Ignatius of Antioch

St. Ignatius of Antioch

“No earthly pleasures, no kingdoms of this world can benefit me in any way. I prefer death in Christ Jesus to power over the farthest limits of the earth. He who died in place of us is the one object of my quest. He who rose for our sakes is my one desire.” (St. Ignatius of Antioch, Bishop and Martyr) […]

Daily Catholic Quote — from St. Ignatius of Antioch

St. Ignatius of Antioch

“No earthly pleasures, no kingdoms of this world can benefit me in any way. I prefer death in Christ Jesus to power over the farthest limits of the earth. He who died in place of us is the one object of my quest. He who rose for our sakes is my one desire.” (St. Ignatius of Antioch, Bishop and Martyr) […]

Catholic Quote of the Day — from St. Ignatius of Antioch

St. Ignatius of Antioch

  “No earthly pleasures, no kingdoms of this world can benefit me in any way. I prefer death in Christ Jesus to power over the farthest limits of the earth. He who died in place of us is the one object of my quest. He who rose for our sakes is my one desire.” (St. Ignatius of Antioch, Bishop and […]

Catholic Quote of the Day — from St. Ignatius of Antioch

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 […]

Daily Catholic Quote from St. Ignatius of Antioch

St. Ignatius of Antioch

  “No earthly pleasures, no kingdoms of this world can benefit me in any way. I prefer death in Christ Jesus to power over the farthest limits of the earth. He who died in place of us is the one object of my quest. He who rose for our sakes is my one desire.” (St. Ignatius of Antioch, Bishop and […]

Daily Catholic Quote 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 whom […]

Daily Catholic Quote from St. Ignatius of Antioch

St. Ignatius of Antioch, Bishop and Martyr

“I prefer death in Christ Jesus to power over the farthest limits of the earth. He who died in place of us is the one object of my quest. He who rose for our sakes is my one desire.” (St. Ignatius of Antioch, Bishop and Martyr) October 17 — Memorial of St. St. Ignatius, Bishop and Martyr ( – 107) […]

Daily Catholic Quote from St. Ignatius of Antioch

St. Ignatius of Antioch, Bishop and Martyr

“Follow your bishop, every one of you, as obediently as Jesus Christ followed the Father. Obey your clergy too as you would the apostles; give your deacons the same reverence that you would to a command of God. Make sure that no step affecting the Church is ever taken by anyone without the bishop’s sanction. The sole Eucharist you should […]