Category Archives: Quotations

Blessed Pope John Paul II (1920-2005) ON PRAYER

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St. Ambrose of Milan (c. 338-397) ON PRAYER

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Saint Gertrude (1256-1302) ON PRAYER

POST AND LINK TO WEBSITE And still the ocean of your boundless love is not exhausted.  For you constantly grant my prayers,  whether for sinners, for souls, or for other intentions,  answering them with incredible benefits.  I have never found … Continue reading

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St Thomas Aquinas  (1225-1274) ON PRAYER

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Saint Isaac of Ninevah (d. circa 700 a.d.) ON PRAYER

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Meister Eckhart (1260 –1327) ON PRAYER

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St. John Chrysostom (347-407) ON PRAYER, I

http://orthodoxmeditations.blogspot.com/2010/10/lessons-from-lazarus.html There is nothing more worthwhile than to pray to God and to converse with him, for prayer unites us with God as his companions. As our bodily eyes are illuminated by seeing the light, so in contemplating God our … Continue reading

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Blessed Teresa of Calcutta (1910-1997) ON PRAYER – II

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Saint Augustine (354-430) ON PRAYER – II

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Saint Alphonsus Liguori (1696-1787) ON PRAYER

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