Most people do not suspect what God could make out of them if they would only...– St. Ignatius of Loyola (via becket)
Totus tuus ego sum, et omnia mea tua sunt: I am all yours, and all that I have...– JPII (via gabtothezilla)
You are His instrument.
In due time, the reply will come, remain quiet. Pray much and live intimately with our Lord Jesus Christ asking for light, strength, decision; but do not anticipate HIS WORK. Try not to put anything of your own in all this. You are His instrument, nothing more. I do pray also, but I would be disappointed if perhaps things went too fast. Let each one do his work conscientiously not...
praise God. this is the song i have been looking...
I have come to see that every Hail Mary, every greeting to Our Lady, is a new...– St. Josemaría Escrivá (The Forge, 615)
the music studio.
violin. saxophone. drums. geets. piano. bass. a dream: i would love one day to be in a music studio… a simple one… i would love to have a music room…. simple recording instruments, too…. but for the most part… just one where i could jump from one instrument to the next and make a symphony of awesomeness… or one where i could jam out with chill people. ...
St. Therese's Prayer
1corinthians1510: May today there be peace within. May you trust God that you are exactly where you are meant to be. May you not forget the infinite possibilities that are born of faith. May you use those gifts that you have received, and pass on the love that has been given to you. May you be content knowing you are a child of God. Let this presence settle into your bones, and allow your soul...
random late night thoughts: intimidation = lack of self-confidence. i remember during my junior year in high school… ap u.s. history (apush) classes.. during activities we called “options”… we would have debates… different views… of politics… ahahah… (not too detailed on what specifically we debated on.. ahahah.. probably like.. anti-war.. for the...
May the light of Christ, rising in glory, dispel the darkness of our hearts and...– Easter Vigil Service of Light
Guard your heart more than anything else, because the source of your life flows...– Proverbs 4:23
No test has overtaken you that is not common to everyone. God is faithful, and...– 1 Corinthians 10:13 (via my-crazy-catholic-life)
concluding prayer: Love of you with our whole heart, Lord God is holiness. Increase, then, your gifts of divine grace in us, so that in your Son’s death, you made us hope for what we believe. … lauds, divine office for holy thursday.
I love You, Jesus, my Love, with all my heart. I am sorry that I have offended...– St. Alphonsus of Liguori (via topraisetoblesstopreach) i used to say this during stations of the cross.. at the end of each meditation for each of the 13 stations every friday for the six weeks of lent.. 1st-8th grade. good times at st. joseph school. i miss that version of stations of the...
I am certain that neither death nor life, neither angels nor principalities,...– Romans 8: 38- 39 (via my-crazy-catholic-life)
the word: "discern"
i really do love this dictionary that comes with the macbook… education! love it! can’t wait to teach. aahahhaha.. mm… it’s one thing to know a word.. but to understand… then in that wisdom.. know how to use it.. know how it applies to your world.. your life. but yeah.. the reason i love it.. is because it gives you the ORIGIN! which helps me understand where this...
Happiness is not in us, nor is happiness outside of us. Happiness is in God...– Blaise Pascal (via becket)
to face reality is to see things as they really are, not as you would want them...– Jonathan hsieh
i hope my friend patris doesn’t mind…...
The Lord is my light and my salvation.– king David -psalm 27:1
Holiness never loses its own power of attraction, it is not forgotten, it never...– Pope Benedict XVI (July 4, 2010)
Faith alone or faith working in love (faith plus...
thefullnessofthefaith: Matthew 19:16-17 - if you wish to enter into life, keep my commandments John 14:15 - if you love me, keep my commandments 1 Corinthians 13:2 - faith without love is nothing Galatians 5:6 - the only thing that counts is faith working in love James 2:24 - a man is justified by works and not by faith alone James 2:26 - faith without works is dead
Dear Brothers and Sisters, As a conclusion to this series of catecheses on the lives of the saints, I would like today to speak of the holiness to which each Christian is called. Holiness is the fullness of the Christian life, a life in Christ; it consists in our being united to Christ, making our own his thoughts and actions, and conforming our lives to his. As such, it is chiefly the work...
Patience is the companion of wisdom.– Saint Augustine (via itiswellwithmysoul)
Write upon my heart, O Lord, the lessons of Your Holy Word, and grant that I may...– dailyscripture.net | april 15, 2011 | john 10:31-42
And God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes; and there shall be no more...– Revelation 21:4♥ (via itsyourslord)
The absence of God is worse than material poverty.– Pope Benedict XVI (via belovedmegan)
let me never forget the greatness of Your Love. and how You come to me.. You meet me where i’m at.. allowing me to come… to come, just as i am… transform me in the silence. even in the stillness, my soul cries out, how great is Your Love for me! the beauty of Your Love i cannot contain so in Yours, i place my heart Love, light the way.