Monthly Archives: May 2017

Daily Eucharist Quote – St. Alphonsus Liguori

"O God, present in this Most Holy Sacrament, O Bread of angels. O heavenly food, I love Thee; but Thou art not, neither am I, satisfied with my love. I love Thee; but I love Thee too little. Do Thou, my Jesus, make known to me the beauty, the immense goodness which I love: make [...]

May 21st, 2017|Categories: Daily Quote: Eucharist|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Daily Eucharist Quote – St. Alphonsus Liguori

Daily Virtue Quote – St. John Climacus

"Control your appetites before they control you, and shame will greatly help you to maintain such mastery… So let us restrain our appetites with the thought of the fire to come… For the truth is, as one will discover, that the belly is the cause of all human shipwreck." Source: St. John Climacus, The [...]

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Daily Virtue Quote – Ven. Fulton Sheen

"As society is made by man, so man, in his turn is made by his thoughts, his decisions and his choices. Nothing ever happens to the world which did not first happen inside the mind of some man: the material of the skyscraper merely completes the architect’s dream." Source: Ven. Fulton J. Sheen, Way [...]

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Daily Eucharist Quote – Pope Benedict XVI

"The Lord Jesus, who became for us the food of truth and love, speaks of the gift of his life and assures us that 'if any one eats of this bread, he will live for ever' (Jn 6:51). This 'eternal life' begins in us even now, thanks to the transformation effected in us by the [...]

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Daily Eucharist Quote – Ven. Fulton Sheen

"But the broken minds and tortured hearts testify to the fact that nothing can satisfy the soul hunger of man, except a nourishment suited to his soul and its aspirations for the perfect… Man's soul being spiritual demands a spiritual food. In the order of grace, this divine food is the Eucharist, or the communion [...]

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Daily Virtue Quote – St. Thomas Aquinas

"Sin is the spiritual death of the soul. Hence man is preserved from future sin in the same way as the body is preserved from future death of the body: and this happens in two ways. First of all, in so far as man's nature is strengthened inwardly against inner decay, and so by means [...]

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Daily Eucharist Quote – St. John Vianney

"It is certain that if we had the happiness of many saints to whom God showed Himself, sometimes as an infant in the manger, sometimes on the Cross, we would be penetrated with a very great reverence for Him. But He is not less present with us under the sacramental veil." Source: St. John [...]

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Daily Virtue Quote – Thomas a’ Kempis

"Praise adds nothing to your holiness, nor does blame take anything from it.  You are what you are, and you cannot be said to be better than you are in God’s sight.  If you consider well what you are within, you will not care what men say about you." Source: Thomas a’ Kempis, The [...]

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Daily Virtue Quote – St. Peter Julian Eymard

"The grace of the virtues is infused, but their practice is acquired by subsequent labor and attention. They must be cultivated." Source:  St. Peter Julian Eymard, The Divine Eucharist St. Peter Julian Eymard was a priest and the founder of the Congregation of the Blessed Sacrament. This religious order is  "a Catholic religious congregation [...]

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Daily Eucharist Quote – Catechism of the Catholic Church

Before so great a sacrament, the faithful can only echo humbly and with ardent faith the words of the Centurion: ""Domine, non sum dignus ut intres sub tectum meum, sed tantum dic verbo, et sanabitur anima mea"" (""Lord, I am not worthy that you should enter under my roof, but only say the word and [...]

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