This is where the spirit of self-asserting human pride has led us, along with that 'new faith' that has been persistently propagandized among us in recent years in place of the Christian faith, this 'faith in oneself' and 'faith in one’s own god' rather than in the One True God."
"The spirit of Christ is the spirit of humility , the antithesis of the spirit of self-asserting human pride. 'Learn from Me, for I am gentle and lowly in heart' (Matt 11:29)—these words should be the life’ s motto of every Christian."
A conversation with translator Elena Borowski on the spiritual treasury contained in St Ignatius's writings, their impact on her own life, and what they might offer us in the current tumult of a worldwide pandemic.
From my whole heart, I wish for you all to spend these all-joyous days in good health and cheerful disposition, perceiving the victorious power of God and the illumination of the Light of His Resurrection on the Third Day, so that in the future, when it seems to us that “Hades doth reign,” we might remember that its reign over us is “not forever,” as we read in the canon of Great Saturday, and that we might find in that the strength to overcome any trials in this life!