Quote/s of the Day – 3 July – Feast of St Thomas Apostle – Readings: Ephesians 2: 19-22, Psalms 117: 1bc, 2, John 20: 24-29
Jesus said to him,
“Have you come to believe because you have seen me?
Blessed are those who have not seen and have believed.”
“For by your doubting,
I am taught to believe,
by your forked-tongue,
that revealed the Wound
on the Divine Body that was pierced,
I harvest the fruit for myself, without pain!”
St John Chrysostom (347-407)
Father and Doctor
though I do not comprehend
and I hold by faith,
what I cannot grasp
with the mind.”
St Bernard (1090-1153)
“To one who has faith,
no explanation is necessary.
To one without faith,
no explanation is possible.”
an act of the intellect
assenting to the divine truth,
by command of the will,
moved by God through grace.”
St Thomas Aquinas (1225-1274)
Doctor Angelicus/Doctor Communis
Being a Catholic is a way of life - a love affair "Religion must be like the air we breathe..."- St John Bosco
Prayer is what the world needs combined with the example of our lives which testify to the Light of Christ.
This site, which is now using the Traditional Calendar, will mainly concentrate on Daily Prayers, Novenas and the Memorials and Feast Days of our friends in Heaven, the Saints who went before us and the great blessings the Church provides in our Catholic Monthly Devotions.
This Site is placed under the Patronage of my many favourite Saints and especially, St Paul.
"For the Saints are sent to us by God
as so many sermons.
We do not use them, it is they who move us
and lead us, to where we had not expected to go.”
Charles Cardinal Journet (1891-1975)
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