Category Archives: Spirituality

XXXIX. What God is this, who e’er ignores my pleas

“Your Father knows what you need before you ask him. This is how you are to pray: Our Father in heaven, hallowed be your name…” Mt 6:8-9 What God is this, who e’er ignores my pleas Each time I beg for … Continue reading

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XXXIV. I do think all who know of Him, He calls

Then he said to all, “If anyone wishes to come after me, he must deny himself and take up his cross daily and follow me. For whoever wishes to save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life for my … Continue reading

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XXXIII. To know Him and know of Him: great divide

Jesus said to him, “If you wish to be perfect, go, sell what you have and give to (the) poor, and you will have treasure in heaven. Then come, follow me.” When the young man heard this statement, he went away sad, … Continue reading

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XXXI. To hand each day to Christ, that offering small

He proposed another parable to them. “The kingdom of heaven is like a mustard seed that a person took and sowed in a field. It is the smallest of all the seeds, yet when full-grown it is the largest of plants. … Continue reading

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XXX: I fear each choice I’ve made was for the wrong

“We know that all things work for good for those who love God, who are called according to his purpose.” –Rom 8:28 I fear each choice I’ve made was for the wrong, See only a disaster of my making. ‘Tis … Continue reading

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XXV. What matter if I wander as if lost?

All that is gold does not glitter. Not all those who wander are lost. -J.R.R. Tolkien For it is I this day who have made you a fortified city, A pillar of iron, a wall of brass, against the whole land: Against … Continue reading

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XXII. At times You are so near my heart could burst

I myself will pasture my sheep; I myself will give them rest, says the Lord GOD. The lost I will seek out, the strayed I will bring back, the injured I will bind up, the sick I will heal (but the … Continue reading

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