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St. Bartholomew

St. Bartholomew was one of the twelve who were called to the Apostolate by our Blessed Lord Himself. Several learned interpreters of the Holy Scripture take this Apostle to have been the same as Nathaniel, a native of Cana, in … Continue reading

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The Modesty of Mary – Part 2 of 2

V. Mary was modest in her virtues. Mary possessed them all in a supreme degree, and practiced them all in their sovereign perfection, but under a form simple and common. Her humility saw only the goodness of God, and for … Continue reading

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St. Rose of Lima

St. Rose of Lima was the first flower of signal holiness to blossom in South America. She was named “Rose” because, when but a few months old, her face was miraculously transfigured like that of a most lovely rose, in … Continue reading

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Security

Do you desire security? Here you have it. The Lord says to thee, “I will never abandon thee, I will always be with thee!” If a good man made you such a promise, you would trust him. God makes it, … Continue reading

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Behold I Am With You

Behold I am with you. -Mt 28:20 As the omnipotence of God is infinite, nothing is impossible to Him; as His wisdom is infinite, nothing is difficult to Him; as His goodness is immeasurable, He has an infinite desire for … Continue reading

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St. Bernard of Clairvaux

St. Bernard, the great Doctor of the Church, and, as he is called, the last of the Fathers, was famous for the holiness of his life and the splendor of his doctrine. In an especial way he excels all sacred … Continue reading

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Ever in Prayer

There is a certain method of practising the presence of God, by which, if the soul chooses, she may remain always in prayer, and constantly enkindled and inflamed with the love of God. This consists in realizing, in the midst … Continue reading

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