Results from Tag: 'gratitude'

Léon Augustin Lhermitte (1844–1925), “La prière, église Saint-Bonnet”

We Give God Thanks for His Great Glory

“Thanksgiving characterizes the prayer of the Church which, in celebrating the Eucharist, reveals and becomes more fully what she is. … The thanksgiving of the members of the Body participates in that of their Head.” (CCC 2637)

Vasily Raev, “Alipy of the Caves,” 1848

With These We Shall Be Content

“There is great gain in godliness with contentment; for we brought nothing into the world, and we cannot take anything out of the world; but if we have food and clothing, with these we shall be content.” (1 Timothy 6:6-8)