My spirit has become dry because it forgets to feed on you.
Elijah stands before God’s face because all of his love belongs to the Lord. He lives outside all natural human relationships.
Bossuet went on to say, in speaking of the remnant of Israel: “The Lord will turn to them; he will wipe out their sins..."
Grant us grace to climb Mount Carmel and to learn that love is loss. Guide us still our ways outdistance all earth’s treasures save the cross.
“It is by virtue of this immense love” that we are drawn into the depths of the “intimate sanctuary” where God “imprints on us a true image of His majesty.”
How truly wonderful you are, O Word of God, in the Holy Spirit; you cause him to infuse the soul with you
She extended, in visible fashion, her special protection over the Order that has always called itself her own.
Take war, for example... “Do you think that, if God existed and were omnipotent, he would allow such slaughter?"
We do not always have to be in church to be with God. We can make of our hearts an oratory where we can withdraw from time to time
At the summit, as the source and goal, is the merciful love of the three Divine Persons, as she expresses it, especially in her Act of Oblation to Merciful Love
[Christ] stands, always and everywhere, before the face of God; his own soul is the Holy of Holies... He gazes upon the uncovered face of the Eternal One and has nothing to fear.