Quote/s of the Day – 10 September – Tuesday of the Twenty third week in Ordinary Time, Year C
Speaking of “Silence”
“Silence is God’s first language.”
Saint John of the Cross (1542-1591)
Doctor of the Church
“Jesus is waiting for you in the chapel.
Go and find Him.”
St Jeanne Jugan (1792 – 1879)
“God speaks in the silence of the heart and we listen.
And then we speak to God from the fullness of our heart and God listens.
And this listening and this speaking, is what prayer is meant to be.”
St Mother Teresa of Calcutta (1910-1997)
“Friends, do not be afraid of silence or stillness.
Listen to God.
Adore Him in the Eucharist.”
Pope Benedict XVI
“Silence is a great magnifier.”