“Earth has no sorrow that heaven cannot heal.” Thomas Moore
Is not the sweet presence of Christ in heart an oasis for the soul in our desert sojourn?
It is more pleasing to God to ask for grace.
Desire not gifts, but mercies from God; not pebbles but pearls, and always labor for that which God never bestows but in love.
From what our Savior said to the penitent thief on the cross, and from what we may gather from the parable concerning Lazarus, the immediate happiness of the souls of Christians in another state is affirmed, that they are not to tarry for their felicity till […]