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Virtue Quote: St. Francis de Sales

"Again, there are abject and honorable virtues; for the world generally despises patience, gentleness, simplicity, and even humility itself, while, on the contrary, it highly esteems prudence, valor, and liberality." -St. Francis de Sales

February 19th, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Virtue|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Eucharist Quote: Pope St. John Paul II

"The Eucharist thus appears as both the source and the summit of all evangelization, since its goal is the communion of mankind with Christ and in him with the Father and the Holy Spirit." -Pope St. John Paul II

February 19th, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Eucharist|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Virtue Quote: Ven. Fulton Sheen

"Kindness towards the afflicted becomes compassion, which means a suffering with, or an entering into the distress and the pains of others as if they were our own." -Ven. Fulton Sheen

February 18th, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Virtue|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Eucharist Quote: St. Thomas Aquinas

"The reality of the sacrament can be had through the very desire of receiving the sacrament. Before actual reception of this sacrament, a man can obtain salvation through the desire of receiving it, just as he can before Baptism through the desire of Baptism… Spiritual food changes man into itself, according to that saying of [...]

February 18th, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Eucharist|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Virtue Quote: St. Hildegard of Bingen

"Humility always groans, weeps and destroys all offenses, for this is its work. So let anyone who wishes to conquer the Devil arm himself with humility, since Lucifer fervently flees it and hides in its presence like a snake in a hole; for wherever it finds him, it quickly snaps him like a fragile thread." [...]

February 17th, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Virtue|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Eucharist Quote: St. John Vianney

"Knowing that the time had come for Him to return to His Father, He could not make up His mind to leave us alone among so many enemies, all seeking our destruction. He wanted us to have the happiness of being able to find Him always whenever we wished, and by this great sacrament, He [...]

February 17th, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Eucharist|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Virtue Quote: St. Francis de Sales

"Humility might make us indifferent even to a good reputation, were it not for Charity’s sake; but seeing that it is a groundwork of society, and without it we are not merely useless but positively harmful to the world, because of the scandal given by such a deficiency, therefore Charity requires, and humility allows, us [...]

February 16th, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Virtue|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Eucharist Quote: Pope St. John Paul II

"Incorporation into Christ, which is brought about by Baptism, is constantly renewed and consolidated by sharing in the Eucharistic Sacrifice, especially by that full sharing which takes place in sacramental communion. We can say not only that each of us receives Christ, but also that Christ receives each of us." -Pope John Paul II

February 16th, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Eucharist|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Virtue Quote: St. Catherine of Siena

"This is why I told you earlier that if those who eat at the table of penance are not truly humble, and if their penance becomes their chief concern rather than an instrument of virtue, they will often, by this sort of grumbling, sin against their very perfection. So they should not be foolish, but [...]

February 15th, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Virtue|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Eucharist Quote: St. Alphonsus Liguori

"Be assured that the time you will thus spend with devotion before this Most Divine Sacrament will be the most profitable to you in life, and the source of your greatest consolation in death and in eternity." -St. Alphonsus Liguori

February 15th, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Eucharist|Tags: , , , |0 Comments