I travel, work, suffer my weak health, meet with a thousand difficulties, but all these are nothing, for this world is so small. To...

Never was a whimpering bit of humanity so powerful that, while lying on His bed of straw, He could command the very stars to...

The gates of hell shall not silence this confession of faith; the chains of death shall not bind it. Its words are the words...

The dripping blood our only drink, The bloody flesh our only food: In spite of which we like to think   That we are sound, substantial flesh...

No one can have God for his Father, who does not have the Church for his mother (Saint Cyprian of Carthage, +258 A.D.)

For the word of God is light to the mind and fire to the will, enabling man to know and to love God. To...

You say grace before meals. All right. But I say grace before the concert and the opera, and grace before the play and pantomime,...

I am nothing...only a tool in the hands of providence, a lowly instrument in the service of Saint Joseph (Saint André Bessette, +1937)

There is an inertia in our nature that makes us dull; and in our attempt to penetrate your truth we are held within the...

Fasting cleanses the soul, raises the mind, subjects one’s flesh to the spirit, renders the heart contrite and humble, scatters the clouds of concupiscence,...