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Quote/s of the Day – 13 November – St Stanislaus Kostka

Quote/s of the Day – 13 November – St Stanislaus Kostka SJ (1550-1568) Jesuit Novice

Consider how difficult it is,
for a person to be separated from any place,
he has loved deeply.
How much more difficult,
the soul will find it
when the time comes to leave the mortal body,
its companion so dear.
And the great fear it will experience
in that moment because its salvation
is at stake and it must stand
in the presence of the One it has so offended.
If the just man will scarcely be saved,
what about me a sinner?

What have I done for Christ?
What am I doing for Christ?
What ought I do for Christ?

St Stanislaus Kostka SJ (1550-1568)


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2 thoughts on “Quote/s of the Day – 13 November – St Stanislaus Kostka

  1. Always had great devotion for Stanislaus Kostka since he was my patron saint in the Trappist life (I was known as Father Stanislaus for the duration of my monastic life). While in Rome (for my studies), I would regularly visit his Church in front of the piazza del Quirinale.

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