Tag : humanity

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We know that every effort to better society, especially where injustice and sin are so ingrained, is an effort that God blesses, that God wants, that God demands of us. Archbishop Oscar Romero March 24, 1980 Last homily before he was martyred for the people of El Salvador
“Hope” is the thing with feathers —
 That perches in the soul — 
And sings the tune without the words —
 And never stops — at all — Emily Dickinson
Stand by the roads and look, ask for the ancient path, which is the way to good.  Walk on it and find rest for your soul. Jeremiah 6:16
If we pray, we will believe. If we believe, we will love. If we love, we will serve. Blessed Mother Teresa of Calcutta
Every moment and every event of every man’s life on earth plants something in his soul. Thomas Merton
Better to light one small candle than to curse the darkness. Chinese Proverb
We get so caught up in the nitty gritty of rules and judgments that we forget.  It’s not about the rules. It’s about how you treat people.  It’s about finding that person in the corner and finding out who they are.  It’s walking the talk and how you live each day.  What kind of good …
He is not wise to me who is wise in words only, but he who is wise in deeds. St. Gregory
Any country that accepts abortion is not teaching its people to love, but to use any violence to get what it wants. Blessed Mother Teresa of Calcutta  
I recently read “Unitatis Redintegratio” (fancy Latin name for “Decree on Ecumenism”).  It’s a document from the Roman Catholic Church’s Second Vatican Council (V2).  This was a revolutionary council for its time, and instituted a renewal for the Catholic Church.  This renewal is actually what Jesus wanted – for without such renewal, the Church on …
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