Tag Archives: Blessed

Blessed Queen

Blessed Queen of the universe, you know that we sinners’ have no intimacy with the God whom you have borne. But, putting our trust in you, through your mediation we your servants prostrate ourselves before the Lord: for you can … Continue reading

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Whenever they reproach you

Wherein the very things which all others flee from, these He declares to be desirable Continue reading

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The Persecuted for Righteousness

“The man who has truly received the faith…looks not to the things he has left behind, but to those that come hereafter. Continue reading

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The Peacemakers

“Now a peacemaker is a man who gives peace to another; but one cannot give another what he himself does not possess” Continue reading

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The Pure in Heart

“He means…those whose conduct of life is in sober-mindedness. For there is nothing more needful to see God as this last virtue.” Continue reading

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The Merciful

Manifold are the ways to show mercy, and this commandment is broad. What then is the prize? Continue reading

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The Hungry and Thirsty

“The possession of virtue on the other hand, where it is once firmly established, is neither circumscribed by time nor limited by satiety.” Continue reading

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The Meek

“What kind of earth? Tell me? Some say a noetic one, but nowhere in Scripture do we find a noetic earth….” Continue reading

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The Mourners

He did not simply set forward all that mourn, but they that do so for sins…. Continue reading

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The Poor in Spirit

“What is meant by the ‘poor in spirit’? Would you like to know who it is that is poor in spirit? He who is given the riches of the soul in exchange for material wealth… Continue reading

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