Thought for the Day – 19 February – Good Inspirations (Reblog)

Thought for the Day – 19 February – Meditations with Antonio Cardinal Bacci (1881-1971) Good Inspirations “These good inspirations are a wonderful …

Thought for the Day – 19 February – Good Inspirations

Thought for the Day – 18 February – Interior Silence — AnaStpaul (Reblog)

Thought for the Day – 18 February – Meditations with Antonio Cardinal Bacci (1881-1971) Interior Silence “God speaks readily when our souls are silent.He cannot be heard in the noise of the world.But we do not have to abandon our normal way of life in order to find a little interior recollection.It is enough to […]

Thought for the Day – 18 February – Interior Silence — AnaStpaul

Thought for the Day – 17 February – The Will — AnaStpaul (Reblog)

Thought for the Day – 17 February – Meditations with Antonio Cardinal Bacci (1881-1971) The Will “St Paul seems to contradict this idea when he writes: “There is question, not of him who wills, nor of him who runs but of God showing mercy” (Rom 9:16). What he says is true.Our will is inadequate to […]

Thought for the Day – 17 February – The Will — AnaStpaul

Thought for the Day – 15 February – The Order of the Day — AnaStpaul (Reblog)

Thought for the Day – 15 February – Meditations with Antonio Cardinal Bacci (1881-1971) The Order of the Day “Besides organising our day on the basis of a timetable, it is wise to work out, in advance, the way in which we shall behave during the different hours.It is easy to be taken by surprise, […]

Thought for the Day – 15 February – The Order of the Day — AnaStpaul

Thought for the Day – 9 February – The Use of Creatures — AnaStpaul (Reblog)

Thought for the Day – 9 February – Meditations with Antonio Cardinal Bacci (1881-1971) The Use of Creatures “The Saints understood clearly what our attitudes to creatures should be.Created things should be a reflection of eternal beauty whicb entices us to love God, the Source and Origen of all things.They should form a ladder, which […]

Thought for the Day – 9 February – The Use of Creatures — AnaStpaul

Thought for the Day – 8 February – Doing Everything for the Love of God — AnaStpaul (Reblog)

Thought for the Day – 8 February – Meditations with Antonio Cardinal Bacci (1881-1971) Doing Everythingfor the Love of God “In one of his letters, Luther wrote that he was so busy that he had no time to read his Breviary, nor to offer Holy Mass.There is no doubt that it was this estrangement from […]

Thought for the Day – 8 February – Doing Everything for the Love of God — AnaStpaul

Thought for the Day – 7 February – Religion and Action — AnaStpaul (Reblog)

Thought for the Day – 7 February – Meditations with Antonio Cardinal Bacci (1881-1971) Religion and Action “Anyone who fails to correspond with the grace of God, is not living the life of Jesus.Without the life of Jesus, he is a dead limb, a withered branch cut away from the vine.It is not enough to […]

Thought for the Day – 7 February – Religion and Action — AnaStpaul

Thought for the Day – 6 February – Religion and Devotion — AnaStpaul (Reblog)

Thought for the Day – 6 February – Meditations with Antonio Cardinal Bacci (1881-1971) Religion and Devotion “Religion, should not be a cold, mehcanical practice of obedience to the commandments of God and the precepts of the Church.Deep spiritual devotion and supernatural charity are necessary, as well as religion.In other words, religion should not be […]

Thought for the Day – 6 February – Religion and Devotion — AnaStpaul

Thought for the Day – 5 February – IDLENESS — AnaStpaul (Reblog)

Thought for the Day – 5 February – Meditations with Antonio Cardinal Bacci (1881-1971) IDLENESS “Idleness is forbidden by God because work is His commandment.He had already told Adam and his successors: “In the sweat of your brow, you shall eat bread” (Gen 3:19). St Paul warns us: “If any man will not work, neither […]

Thought for the Day – 5 February – IDLENESS — AnaStpaul

Thought for the Day – 3 February – Work — AnaStpaul (Reblog)

Thought for the Day – 3 February – Meditations with Antonio Cardinal Bacci (1881-1971) WORK “God created man master of the world.He commanded him to populate it and to rule it (Cf Gen 1:28).He placed him in an earthly paradise, “to till it and to keep it” (Gen 2:15). As long as man remained in […]

Thought for the Day – 3 February – Work — AnaStpaul

Thought for the Day – 2 February – The Purification of Our Lady — AnaStpaul (Reblog)

Thought for the Day – 2 February – Meditations with Antonio Cardinal Bacci (1881-1971) The Purification of Our Lady “In the Gospel narrative of St Luke (Cf 2:22-31), another character also appears.He intrudes upon the scene without any apparent right to be there but, he had been inspired by God.This is the old and saintly […]

Thought for the Day – 2 February – The Purification of Our Lady — AnaStpaul