“Baptism is for the captives the ransom price, the remission of debts, the death of sin, the regeneration of the soul, a shining garment, an unbreakable seal, the vehicle to heaven, the public agent of the Kindgdom, the gift of adoption.”
-St. Basil (330-379) Homiliae, 13, 5
Say to the fearful of heart:
Be strong, do not fear!
Here is your God,
he comes with vindication;
With divine recompense
he comes to save you.
Yesterday is gone. Tomorrow has not yet come. We have only today.
Let us begin.
-Blessed Mother Teresa
“I take every moment singly as it comes, for this is within my power. The past does not
belong to me; the future is not mine; with all my soul I try to make use of the
– St. Faustina
“Being Christian is living and
witnessing to faith in prayer,
in works of charity,
in promoting justice, in doing good.
The whole of our life must pass
through the narrow door which is Christ.” – Pope Francis