Quote/s of the Day – 28 October – Feast of Saints Simon and Jude, Apostles and Martyrs – Readings: Ephesians 2: 19-22; Psalm 19: 2-5; Luke 6: 12-16
“Come away by yourselves ,
o a deserted place and rest awhile”
“In those days he departed
to the mountain to pray
and he spent the night
in prayer to God.”
“He passed the whole night in prayer.”
A model is given to you.
A form is prescribed
which you must imitate.”
St Ambrose (340-397)
Father and Doctor of the Church
“Rest is in Him alone.
Man knows no peace in the world
but he has no disturbance
when he is with God.”
St Bernard of Clairvaux (1090-1153)
“It is impossible
to find a Saint
who did not take
the “two P’s” seriously –
Prayer and Penance.”
St Francis Xavier (1506-1552)
is to think about Jesus
and love Him.
The more we love,
the better we pray.”
Bl Charles of Jesus de Foucauld (1858-1916)
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)
This site adheres to the Catholic Church and all her teachings.
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