"Spiritual persons ought to be equally ready to experience sweetness and consolation in the things of God, or to suffer and keep their ground in drynesses of spirit and devotion, and for as long as God pleases, without their making any complaint about it."

St Philip Neri

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"God commands not impossibilities, but by commanding he suggests to you to do what you can, to ask for what is beyond your strength; and he helps you, that you may be able."

St Augustine

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"If, devout soul, it is your will to please God and live a life of serenity in this world, unite yourself always and in all things to the divine will. Reflect that all the sins of your past wicked life happened because you wandered from the path of God's will. For the future, embrace God's good pleasure and say to him in every happening: "Yea, Father, for so it hath seemed good in thy sight." "

St Alphonsus de Liguori

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"The good of the grace of one soul is greater than the good of the nature of the whole universe"
- St Thomas Aquinas Ia IIa, q.113, a.9 ad 2um
Our Faith

The beliefs of the Roman Catholic Church are outlined in a simple Catechism.

Library

A growing library of spiritual classics in a format suitable for reading online.

Our Lord,  Jesus

Outlines what we know about Jesus and the Incarnation.

Our Mother, Mary

Outlines the marvellous privileges of the Blessed Virgin Mary.

Saints

Lists the doctors of the Church with links to info on all saints.

Prayers

Common prayers of the Church, including the Rosary.

The Resurrection of Christ: the basis of our Faith

"Now God hath both raised up the Lord, and will raise us up also by his power. "
- 1 Corinthians 6:14

The Resurrection of Jesus Christ was the turning point in human history and is the basis of the Christian Faith. It completed the work of man's salvation and redemption by which "the gates of Heaven," closed since the sin of Adam, were again opened. The Passion, death and Resurrection of Our Lord constitute the most momentous event in the history of the world.

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