Good Lord, Break now the bonds of sin which bind our souls. Clothe us with incorruptibility and count us among the children of your marvelous heavenly light. Maronite Liturgy
Teach us to perform works of justice, strengthen our hearts in virtue, and we shall glorify you in purity and holiness. Maronite Liturgy
From the true Light there arises for us the Light which illumines our darkened eyes. Maronite Liturgy
The spirit of the Church is its calling and its end, when it celebrates the Holy Mysteries, preaches the Good News of salvation, forgives sins, anoints with the oil of salvation, and binds men and women in vows of eternal fidelity, the spirit of the Church empowered by the Holy Spirit fulfills its calling of bestowing the Grace of Christ upon all humanity. Maronite Liturgy
The wind blows where it wills, and you can hear the sound it makes, but you do not know where it comes from or where it goes; so it is with everyone who is born of the Spirit. John 5:8
"Do not enter in a dialogue with the Devil. End your conversation with him before the first word and keep your dialogue always with God. "
From the Eleventh Experience of Raymond Nader with Saint Sharbel.
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