“All day long we are, in some degree, helping each other to one or the other of these destinations. It is in the light of these overwhelming possibilities, it is with the awe and the circumspection proper to them, that we should conduct all of our dealings with one another, all friendships, all loves, all play, all politics.” —C.S. Lewis
Results from Tag: 'charity'
Seven steps to having crucial conversations at your Thanksgiving and Christmas dinners
BOOK PICK: ‘Justice and Charity’
Catholic groups assist newly-arrived Afghan refugees with housing and jobs.
What keeps these couples together? It is free and complete submission to Jesus Christ, whose Cross deeply unites every aspect of their lives.
“A good deed is never lost,” said St. Basil the Great. “He who plants kindness gathers love.”
COMMENTARY: It’s hard in such a rancorous culture not to descend into the gutters. But this is not Our Lord’s way.
“When we attend to the needs of those in want, we give them what is theirs, not ours. More than performing works of mercy, we are paying a debt of justice.” —Pope St. Gregory the Great