One day, through the Rosary and the Scapular, Our Lady will save the world.— Saint Dominic
Satisfaction Holy Days quotations
Some days I wish I could go back in life. Not to change anything, but to feel a few things twice.
I continue to dream and pray about a revival of holiness in our day that moves forth in mission and creates authentic community in which each person can be unleashed through the empowerment of the Spirit to fulfill God's creational intentions.
The important thing is not to stop questioning.
Curiosity has its own reason for existing. One cannot help but be in awe when he contemplates the mysteries of eternity, of life, of the marvelous structure of reality. It is enough if one tries merely to comprehend a little of this mystery every day. Never lose a holy curiosity.
One day, you will wake up and there won't be any more time to do the thing you've always wanted. Do it now.
If there were one million families praying the Rosary every day, the entire world would be saved.
My desire is to live more to God to-day than yesterday, and to be more holy this hour than the last.
If we are not inwardly wrought upon, and changed by the powerful operations of the Holy Spirit, and our moral actions proceed from a principle of a new nature, however we may call ourselves Christians, we shall be found naked at the great day.
I fear the day that technology will surpass our human interaction. The world will have a generation of idiots.
The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom.
What the Church needs to-day is not more machinery or better, not new organizations or more and novel methods, but men whom the Holy Ghost can use men of prayer, men mighty in prayer. The Holy Ghost does not flow through methods, but through men. He does not come on machinery, but on men. He does not anoint plans, but men, men of prayer.
You know, we live in a day when we are more afraid of holiness than we are of sinfulness.
A little progress each day adds up to bg results.
I consider it an indispensible duty to close this last solemn act of my official life by commending the interests of our dearest country to the protection of Almighty God and those who have the superintendence of them into his Holy keeping.
May He support us all the day long, till the shades lengthen, and the evening comes, and the busy world is hushed, and the fever of life is over, and our work is done! Then in His mercy may He give us a safe lodging, and a holy rest, and peace at the last.
On a certain day shall every soul come to plead for itself, and every soul shall be repaid according to its deeds; and they shall not be wronged.
There comes a day when you realize turning the page is the best feeling in the world, because you realize there is so much more to the book than the page you were stuck on.
Every year during their High Holy Days, the Jewish community reminds us all of our need for repentance and forgiveness.
The real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light.
How kind is our Sacramental Jesus! He welcomes you at any hour of the day or night. His Love never knows rest. He is always most gentle towards you. When you visit Him, He forgets your sins and speaks only of His joy, His tenderness, and His Love. By the reception He gives to you, one would think He has need of you to make Him happy.
Isn't it funny how day by day nothing changes, but when you look back everything is different.
It is the love of country that has lighted and that keeps glowing the holy fire of patriotism.
What a happy and holy fashion it is that those who love one another should rest on the same pillow.
Through repentance the filth of our foul actions is washed away.
After this, we participate in the Holy Spirit, not automatically, but according to the faith, humility and inner disposition of the repentance in which our soul is engaged. For this reason it is good to repent each day as the act of repentance is unending.
Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back and realize they were the big things.
Faith is a luxury for those who are able to ignore what the rest of us must see every day. Pessimism, distrust, and irony are the holy trinity of my religion, irony in particular.
Jesus has made Himself the Bread of Life to give us life.
Night and day, He is there. If you really want to grow in love, come back to the Eucharist, come back to that Adoration.
There is a day coming when there will be a religion without repentance, a salvation without the Holy Ghost, a Heaven without Hell.
Look for something positive in every day, even if some days you have to look a little harder.
I want a lifetime of holy moments. Every day I want to be in dangerous proximity to Jesus. I long for a life that explodes with meaning and is filled with adventure, wonder, risk, and danger. I long for a faith that is gloriously treacherous. I want to be with Jesus, not knowing whether to cry or laugh.
Revelation is the first step to holiness, and consecration is the second.
A day must come in our lives, as definite as the day of our conversion, when we give up all right to ourselves and submit to the absolute Lordship of Jesus Christ.
Never will anyone who says his Rosary every day become a formal heretic or be led astray by the devil.
There are seven days in the week and someday isn't one of them.
Come near to the holy men and women of the past and you will soon feel the heat of their desire after God. They mourned for Him, they prayed and wrestled and sought for Him day and night, in season and out, and when they found Him, the finding was all the sweeter for the long seeking.
Football is a religion and Saturday is the holy day of obligation.
The best way to economize time is to 'lose' half an hour each day attending Holy Mass.
Never regret a day in your life: good days give happiness, bad days give experience, worst days give lessons, and best days give memories.
The Bread that we need each day to grow in eternal life, makes of our will a docile instrument of the Divine Will; sets the Kingdom of God within us; gives us pure lips, and a pure heart with which to glorify his holy name
The Holy Land... What an experience. I will never forget this day.
We do not need to wait for the Holy Spirit to come: he came on the day of Pentecost. He has never left the church.
You will never have this day again, so make it count.
O what a blessing is Sunday, interposed between the waves of worldly business like the divine path of the Israelites through the sea! There is nothing in which I would advise you to be more strictly conscientious than in keeping the Sabbath day holy. I can truly declare that to me the Sabbath has been invaluable.
... Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I fear no evil, for You are with me... Surely goodness and love will follow me all the days of my life, and I will dwell in the house of the Lord forever.
By the cross we, too, are crucified with Christ;
but alive in Christ. We are no more rebels, but servants; no more servants, but sons!
As the saffron tints and crimson flushes of morn herald the coming day, so the social and political advancement which woman has already gained bears the promise of the rising of the full-orbed sun of emancipation. The result will be not to make home less happy, but society more holy.
A truth of the gospel is not a truth until you live it.
You do not really believe in tithing until you pay it. The word of wisdom to you is not a truth of the gospel until you keep it. The Sabbath day is not a holy day unless you observe it. . . . A friend is not a friend unless you defend him.