Thoughts of the Cure d'Ars Mar 18, 2019 20:23:58 GMT Quote Select PostDeselect PostLink to PostBack to Top Post by Hildegard on Mar 18, 2019 20:23:58 GMT Saint John-Marie-Baptiste VianneyThe Cure of Ars1786-1859Patron of Parish PriestsTHOUGHTS OF THE CURE OF D'ARSCompiled and Arranged by W.M. B.Booklet available from TAN Books"We have nothing of our own but our will. It is the only thing which God has so placed in our own power that we can make an offering of it to Him." - The Cure of Ars Page 7Oh! how I love those words said the first thing in the morning: I will do and suffer everything thisday for the Glory of God . . . nothing for the worldor personal interest, all to please my Saviour! - Counsel (T.)Does our conduct correspond with our Faith? - Sermon on the Incarnation, I.God does not require of us extraordinary things. - Catechism on Pride (Sp.).A PURE soul is with God, as a child with its mother. It caresses and embraces her, and its mother returnsall its endearments. - Catechism on the Soul (M.).With the name of Jesus we shall overthrow the demons; we shall put them to flight. With is Name,if they dare to attack us, our battles will be vitories. . . - Sermon on Temptation (Sp.).The Saints were so completely dead to themselvesthat they cared very little whether others agreed withthem or not. - Catechism on Pride (Sp.).