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The Meekness of St. Francis de Sales

St. Francis de Sales himself had the very highest regard for this virtue [Meekness]. He spoke of it so frequently and with so much love, as to show clearly it was his chosen one among all. So, though he excelled … Continue reading

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St. Francis de Sales

Francis was born of noble and pious parents, near Annecy, A.D. 1567, and studied with brilliant success at Paris and Padua. On his return from Italy he gave up the grand career which his father had marked out for him … Continue reading

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The Hands of God

One great means of preserving a constant peace and tranquillity of heart, is to receive all things as coming from the hands of God, whatever they may be, and in whatever way they may come. -St. Dorotheus St. Catherine of … Continue reading

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