Quote of the day: 31 October We simply need to pray diligently for each other, to sacrifice, and to continue carrying the cross in patience and devotion to God.Blessed Georg HäfnerFrom letters written in DachauArrested 31 October 1941Died 20 August 1942, Dachau Share this:TwitterFacebookWhatsAppTelegramPinterestTumblrRedditLinkedInPocketPrintEmailMoreSkypeLike this:Like Loading... Related 3 thoughts on “Quote of the day: 31 October” Add yours A positive succinctness worthy of our Holy Father himself. I thought he had written it until I saw the name. A true son. Reply He began serving Masses at the Discalced Carmelite monastery in Würzburg as a boy, so his exposure to Teresian and Sanjuanist spirituality began in his youth and continued from there. As a member of the third order of the Teresian Carmel, we can imagine that his spiritual reading consisted of Teresa, John, St Therese, Brother Lawrence, and whatever other Carmelite luminaries had been translated into German. Reply Thank you. It shows. I have read them myself, too. Leave a Reply to carmelitequotes Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.