Quote of St. Romuald Feast Day June 19 (951-1027)

“Sit in your cell as in paradise. Put the whole world behind you and forget it. Watch your thoughts like a good fisherman watching for fish. The path you must follow is in the Psalms – never leave it.” I arise today through God’s strength to pilot me. God’s wisdom to guide me, God’s eye to see before me. St. Romuald, Pray for us Continue reading Quote of St. Romuald Feast Day June 19 (951-1027)

St. Francis de Sales Quotes (1567-1622)

We must fast with our whole heart, that is to say, willing, wholeheartedly, universally and entirely.”  Do not wish to be anything but what you are, and try to be that perfectly.” “Never be in a hurry; do everything quietly and in a calm spirit.Do not lose your inner peace for anything whatsoever, even if your whole world seems upset.What is anything in life compared … Continue reading St. Francis de Sales Quotes (1567-1622)

Saint of the Day: St. Ephrem

Feast Day:June 9 Poet, teacher, orator, and defender of the faith, Ephrem is the only Syrian recognized as a doctor of the Church. Patron Saint of Spiritual Directors, Spiritual Leaders. He has been called, “The greatest poet of the patristic age and, perhaps, the only theologian-poet to rank beside Dante.” Saint Ephrem Quotes: “Let books be your dining table, / And you shall be full … Continue reading Saint of the Day: St. Ephrem