Monthly Archives: January 2016

Love of God

he strips himself of any thought of his own dignity; and with a spirit of humility he buries in the depths of divine love…. Continue reading

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This Humble Desert-Dweller

for in their desire to see John the Baptist and in their wonder at his holiness they did not notice the hardships and discomfort. For holiness is held in higher honor than wealth; … Continue reading

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He must increase

The man who loves himself seeks his own glory, whereas he who loves God loves the glory of his Creator. Continue reading

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I hymn Thy birth

Forgive me my boldness… in Thy compassion Thou wilt grant to me, as Thou dost to all who long for Thee, the strength to imitate Thy life in the flesh… Continue reading

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Make His Paths Straight

For the true fulfillment of the commandments demands that we do neither too little nor too much but simply pursue a course acceptable to God… Continue reading

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