Tag Archives: hope

Day 241 of 365 Days with God

Depression comes from not having faults but from refusal to face them. There are tens of thousands of persons today suffering from fears which in reality are nothing but the effects of hidden sin. The examination of conscience will cure us of self- deception. It will also cure us of depression!

—  Bishop Fulton Sheen

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Day 239 of 365 Days with God

Before you receive Jesus Christ, you should remove from your heart all worldly attachments which you know to be displeasing to Him.

—  St. Augustine

Day 236 of 365 Days With God

We should have frequent recourse to prayer, and persevere a long time in it. God wishes to be solicited. He is not weary of hearing us.  The treasure of His graces is infinite. We can do nothing more pleasing to him than to beg incessantly that He bestow them upon us.

—  St. John Baptist de la Salle

Day 234 of 365 Days With God

We need no wings to go in search of Him, but have only to find a place where we can be alone and look upon Him present within us.

—  St Teresa of Avila

Day 232 of 365 Days With God

Spiritual joy arises from purity of the heart and perseverance in prayer.

— St. Francis of Assisi

Day 231 of 365 Days With God

The rosary is said not with the lips alone, muttering Hail Marys one after the other. … For a Christian vocal prayer must spring from the heart, so that while the rosary is said, the mind can enter into contemplation of each one of the mysteries.

— St. Josemaria Escriva

Day 229 of 365 Days with God

To harbor no envy, no anger, no resentment against an offender is still not to have charity for him. It is possible, without any charity, to  avoid rendering evil for evil. But to render, spontaneously, good for  evil – such belongs to a perfect spiritual love.

—  St. Maximus the Confessor