"It is well to choose some one good devotion, and to stick to it, and never to abandon it."

St Philip Neri

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"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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"This is the greatest wisdom -- to seek the kingdom of heaven through contempt of the world. "

Thomas á Kempis

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FROM THE "PENNY CATECHISM"

     

re Article 7 of Apostle's Creed

71.

What is the seventh article of the Creed?

 

The seventh article of the Creed is, 'from thence he shall come to judge the living and the dead'.

 
72. When will Christ come again?

 

Christ will come again from heaven at the last day, to judge all mankind.

 
  73. What are the things Christ will judge?
 
 

Christ will judge our thoughts, words, works, and omissions.

 
74. What will Christ say to the wicked?
 

Christ will say to the wicked: 'Depart from me, ye cursed, into everlasting fire, which was prepared for the devil and his angels'. Matt. 25:41

 
75. What will Christ say to the just?
 

Christ will say to the just: 'Come, ye blessed of my father, possess ye the kingdom prepared for you'. Matt.25:34

 
76. Will every one be judged at death, as well as at the last day?
 

Every one will be judged at death, as well as at the last day: 'It is appointed unto men once to die; and after this, the judgment'. Heb. 9:27