Posts tagged "Quotes"
The Path to Hell is Paved with the Skulls of Bishops: 8 Quotes and Sources

The Path to Hell is Paved with the Skulls of Bishops: 8 Quotes and Sources

"The floor of hell is paved with the skulls of bishops." - St. Athanasius, Council of Nicaea, AD 325 attributed.
Spiritual Things in Material Things: 5 Quotes from St. John Chyrsostom on the Sacraments

Spiritual Things in Material Things: 5 Quotes from St. John Chyrsostom on the Sacraments

The sacraments are an essential element to the birth, growth, and transformation of every Catholic believer. We are in some way affected by each of these sacraments every day of our lives.
Lust and Our Common Good: 4 Observations by St. Thomas Aquinas

Lust and Our Common Good: 4 Observations by St. Thomas Aquinas

The question Is lust a sin? seems absurd, but by asking these questions and answering them in thomistic fullness the Angelic Doctor is able to lead us into profound observations.
12 Little-Known and Seldom Shared Catholic Quotes

12 Little-Known and Seldom Shared Catholic Quotes

“Like apes, we breed, sleep, and die. Yet like God we say, “I am.” We are ontological oxymorons.” Peter Kreeft
Let It Be the Armor: 3 Meditations from Aquinas for After Holy Communion

Let It Be the Armor: 3 Meditations from Aquinas for After Holy Communion

Articulating our gratitude and both intellectual and emotional response to the literal body, blood, soul, and divinity of the Second Person of the Trinity is a daunting if not impossible task for most of us. Thankfully, the gifted mind of the Catholic Church's Common Doctor St. Thomas Aquinas has given us his expression and attempt...
Pre-Cana with St. John Chrysostom: 7 Tips to a Successful Marriage

Pre-Cana with St. John Chrysostom: 7 Tips to a Successful Marriage

In this stream of thought, I am going to list 7 quotes from the man who possibly saved my marriage before I even met my husband.
Our Lady of the Rosary: 5 Lists about the Blessed Virgin Mary

Our Lady of the Rosary: 5 Lists about the Blessed Virgin Mary

1. Rejoice Ye Angels: 19 More Rosary Quotes “Never will anyone who says his Rosary every day become a formal heretic or be led astray by the devil.” Saint Louis de Montfort “The Rosary is a powerful weapon to put the demons to flight and to keep oneself from sin…If you desire peace in your...
The 3 Part Catechesis on St. Thomas Aquinas by Pope Benedict XVI

The 3 Part Catechesis on St. Thomas Aquinas by Pope Benedict XVI

"And thus it can be understood that in the 19th century, when the incompatibility of modern reason and faith was strongly declared, Pope Leo XIII pointed to St Thomas as a guide in the dialogue between them."
How I Met My Mother: 10 Reflections from the Book that Changed My Attitude Towards Mary

How I Met My Mother: 10 Reflections from the Book that Changed My Attitude Towards Mary

One of the most misunderstood aspects of our Catholic faith is our fascination and devotion to the Blessed Virgin Mary.
24 Points from His Beatitude Patriarch Gregory III on the Crisis in Syria (2012)

24 Points from His Beatitude Patriarch Gregory III on the Crisis in Syria (2012)

The crisis in Syria has escalated to a civil war standards and has claimed the lives of thousands. Amongst those most marginalized by the conflict are our Eastern Catholic brothers and sisters.
4 of the Most Controversial Lists on St. Peter's List

4 of the Most Controversial Lists on St. Peter’s List

Listers, brass is mistaken for gold more easily than clay.1 It is easy to say the heathens and Hitlers of the world need Christ and His Church, but what of the Protestants? Are they saved because they worship Christ or is their Christ more a personalized term than a person? Are we prepared to critique...
18 Quotes by Roman Pontiffs on Mary as Mediatrix

18 Quotes by Roman Pontiffs on Mary as Mediatrix

“If it is impossible to separate what God has united, it is also certain that you cannot find Jesus except with Mary and through Mary.” - St. Pius X
The Apostles Appointed Bishops: 9 Teachings from St. Clement AD 97

The Apostles Appointed Bishops: 9 Teachings from St. Clement AD 97

"Our apostles also knew, through our Lord Jesus Christ, that there would be strife on account of the office of the episcopate. For this reason, therefore... they appointed those [ministers] already mentioned, and afterwards gave instructions, that when these should fall asleep, other approved men should succeed them in their ministry."
Vatican II Did Away with Aquinas? - 4 References that Prove Otherwise

Vatican II Did Away with Aquinas? – 4 References that Prove Otherwise

"Uphold St Thomas Aquinas as one of the highest teachers of the Church".
8 Quotes from Christian Authors about the Importance of Good Fiction

8 Quotes from Christian Authors about the Importance of Good Fiction

Many people undervalue the genre of fiction because fiction is often misconstrued as purely a method of entertainment.
Virgo Potens: 8 Quotes by Roman Pontiffs on the Rosary

Virgo Potens: 8 Quotes by Roman Pontiffs on the Rosary

8 quotes by various Popes explaining the power and necessity of the Rosary in the Catholic life.
Rejoice Ye Angels: 19 More Rosary Quotes

Rejoice Ye Angels: 19 More Rosary Quotes

“Never will anyone who says his Rosary every day become a formal heretic or be led astray by the devil.” Saint Louis de Montfort
Charity Is a Short Word: 7 Catholic Quotes You Should Know

Charity Is a Short Word: 7 Catholic Quotes You Should Know

"Charity may be a very short word, but with its tremendous meaning of pure love, it sums up man's entire relation to God and to his neighbor." - St Aelred of Rievaulx
"Souls Falling Into Hell Like Snowflakes" - 10 Saintly Quotes on Hell

“Souls Falling Into Hell Like Snowflakes” – 10 Saintly Quotes on Hell

"I saw souls falling into hell like snowflakes." - St. Teresa of Avila
7 Observations on Church and State by Cardinal Ratzinger

7 Observations on Church and State by Cardinal Ratzinger

"The state is not itself the source of truth and morality [...] Nor can it produce truth via the majority."