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Children of God Led by His Spirit

“Sanctifying grace makes us children of God; as such we may rightly expect from our heavenly Father the help of His Holy Spirit to develop and foster our supernatural life and guide us in all our ways. By grace we … Continue reading

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Ineffable Glory and Beatitude

“St. Paul says: ‘Support one another in charity, careful to keep the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace, one body and one spirit, as you are called in one hope of your calling; one Lord, one faith, … Continue reading

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Living Bread

Christ prayed to His heavenly Father: “The glory which Thou hast given Me, I have given to them; that they may be one, as We also are one: I in them, and Thou in Me; that they may be made … Continue reading

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The Holy Spirit in Our Neighbours

“The Holy Ghost brings with Him a great treasure, which is Himself; and He is the pledge of an eternal one. For St. Paul says: ‘He is the pledge of our inheritance’ (Eph 1:14). As this inheritance is none other … Continue reading

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O Christian Soul, Acknowledge Your Dignity

“The humanity of Christ may be considered not only in its personal union with the Son of God, but also in regard to the qualities which it received on account of its Divine dignity; and here again the greatness of … Continue reading

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Piety in the Body of Christ

Father Guibert cites St. Paul’s teaching that all the baptized make up the body of Christ: “Christians are the members, and Christ Himself is the head of it. Just as in a living organism order demands that all the members … Continue reading

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Grace: Offer and Acceptance

Father Geiermann has these comments to make about God’s offering, and our accepting, grace: “All who sincerely desire to know and do God’s will, both in regard to the choice of their vocation and the particular obligations of their state … Continue reading

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