Quote/s of the Day – 29 January – Tuesday of the Third week in Ordinary Time, Year C – Gospel: Mark 3:31–35
Speaking of: Doing God’s Will
“God does not command impossibilities
but by commanding,
admonishes you to DO what you can
and to PRAY for what you cannot
and AIDS you that you may be able.”
St Augustine (354-430) Father & Doctor of the Church
“I am the king’s good servant
but God’s first.”
St Thomas More (1478-1535) Martyr
“God is not a slot machine.
We don’t go to God,
to get something.
we go to give something.”
Mother Angelica of the Annunciation PCPA (1923-2016)
“If we wish to follow Christ closely,
we cannot choose an easy, quiet life.
It will be a demanding life
but full of joy.”
“The will of God
will never take you,
to where the grace of God,
will not protect you.”
“A disciple of Jesus
is a decision maker.”
Father Mike Schmitz
“Jesus promises two things
for those who follow Him:
Father John Parks
Father John Parks is a priest for the Diocese of Phoenix, Arizona. Before seminary, Father Parks received a degree in theatre from Arizona State University and was a youth speaker specialising in pro-life and chastity topics. Father Parks was ordained a priest in 2010, has taught theology and philosophy at a Catholic high school the last four years and is currently the vicar for Evangelisation for the Diocese of Phoenix. Father Parks has a great passion for the Gospel and loves being a priest.