Indeed, Jesus could have put other virtues first... He said only, "forgive us because we forgive."
If someone is a true person of prayer he must not turn his back upon the desire to die for God
"Having been delayed for three years and strongly urged to change his mind, he entered the Society of Jesus"
I resolved to do the little that was in my power
St. Teresa of Avila shares in the sorrows of the Mother of God, writing: "What is the matter with Christians nowadays? Must it always be those who owe You the most who afflict You?"