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Francisco de Osuna (CWS) - Page 511

Francisco de Osuna - Religion - 1981 - 624 pages
work of the seraphim, according to Saint Dionysius. Then, however, he calls
himself a beast, as if to cast himself down from the highest to the lowest place.
Sublime humility enkindled by charity is the cause of this attitude because the
humble ...
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A Select Library of the Nicene and Post-Nicene Fathers of the Christian ... - Page 562

Christian literature, Early - 1888
... 285; saints dwelling in, in heart, called so, 270 ; no carnal pleasures to be
expected in, 346; One only ascended to, because Saints one body with Him, 399
sq. ; way to, rough, but made smoother by Christ, 409; the first step to, humility,
409.
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Gregory the Great: His Place in History and Thought, Volume 1 - Page 350

Frederick Homes Dudden - Church history - 1905 - 949 pages
But the foolish fellow could not for Ion"- believe that so celebrated a saint could
look so insignificant. ... greater miracles the saints are represented as performing
with unwillingness on account of their humility: when humility was not preserved,
 ...
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The Holiness of the Church in the Nineteenth Century: Saintly Men and Women ... - Page 20

Constantine Kempf - Monasticism and religious orders - 1916 - 413 pages
We assert that the Church of our own times is quite as prolific of saints as she
was in the ages that are past. ... magnanimity, cheerful love of the Cross, childlike
humility and simplicity, and seraphic love of God as in the saints of days gone by.
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Saint Augustine, On Instructing the Unlearned ; Concerning Faith of Things ... - Page 55

Saint Augustine (Bishop of Hippo.) - 1885 - 251 pages
Saint Augustine (Bishop of Hippo.) sakes His only Son ... He would not be made
a king by men, because He was shewing the way of humility to wretched
creatures whom pride had separated from Him ; although On Instructing the
Unlearned. 55.
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A Pulpit Commentary on Catholic Teaching: The Creed - Page 289

Preaching - 1908
The saints no more interfere with our access to Christ than the pipe which ... lives
of her past heroes, so the Church Catholic stirs our languid souls to a more
perfect following of Christ by holding up to us the heroes of purity, patience,
humility ...
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The life of blessed Alphonsus Rodriguez, lay-brother of the Society of Jesus ... - Page x

Henry Foley - 1873
Alphonsus had all the qualifications which might have prompted him to aspire to
the priesthood, yet his humility led him to offer himself to God ... as a disciple to
the school of the Holy Ghost, the best of all professors in the "science of the
Saints.
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Mores Catholici: Books V-VI - Page 315

Kenelm Henry Digby - Middle Ages - 1889
Some, as if through humility, not presuming to reprove delinquents ; others, lest
they should seem to disturb fraternal ... in her solemnities, that what the saints of
old did not doubt would be, she knew had already been in great measure fulfilled
.
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Introduction to Mary: The Heart of Marian Doctrine and Devotion - Page 18

Mark I. Miravalle - Religion - 2006 - 193 pages
She is the perfect model not only of obedience, but also of humility, of faith, hope
and charity. ... of special devotion in the Church which is higher than that of the
saints and angels, but always humbly below the adoration due to God alone.
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The Monks of the West, from St. Benedict to St. Bernard, Volume 3 - Page 439

Charles Forbes comte de Montalembert - Monasticism and religious orders - 1867
all the humble efforts, the delicate scruples, of the modern conscience. A true
priest has said with justice: "This ... Compare Faber, Life of St Edwin, 1844, in the
series of Lives of the English Saints. 2 According to M. Thierry, "this secret had ...
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