Flowers of the Passion: Thoughts of St. Paul of the Cross, Gathered from the Letters of the Saint

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Benziger Brothers, 1893 - 241 pages
 

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Great compilation of practical and encouraging teachings by St. Paul of the Cross on the Passion of Christ. Organized by specific topics related to Jesus' sufferings, this book is a must-read as part of one's spiritual journey.

Contents

I
11
II
21
III
38
IV
42
V
49
VI
58
VII
67
VIII
70
XVII
104
XVIII
107
XIX
120
XX
129
XXI
135
XXII
144
XXIII
159
XXIV
168

IX
73
X
76
XI
80
XII
83
XIII
90
XIV
94
XV
96
XVI
100
XXV
171
XXVI
174
XXVII
178
XXVIII
183
XXIX
189
XXX
191
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Page 214 - And while he yet spake, behold, * a multitude,, and he that was called Judas, one of the twelve, went before them, and drew near unto Jesus, to kiss him. 48 But Jesus said unto him, Judas, betrayest thou the Son of man with a kiss...
Page 215 - Then the high priest rent his clothes, saying, He hath spoken blasphemy; what further need have we of witnesses? behold, now ye have heard his blasphemy. What think ye? They answered and said, He is guilty of death.
Page 225 - And when Jesus had cried with a loud voice, he said, Father, into thy hands I commend my spirit : and having said thus, he gave up the ghost.
Page 186 - A new commandment I give unto you : That you love one another, as I have loved you, that you also love one another.
Page 223 - And when they had crucified him, they parted his garments, casting lots upon them, what every man should take. 25 And it was the third hour, and they crucified him. 26 And the superscription of his accusation was written over, THE KING OF THE JEWS.
Page 226 - Now there was in the place where he was crucified, a garden; and in the garden a new sepulchre, wherein no man yet had been laid. There, therefore, because of the parasceve of the Jews, they laid Jesus, because the sepulchre was nigh at hand.
Page 123 - I (Christ) came down from heaven, not to do my own will, but the will of him that sent me.
Page 240 - Thee to fix deep in my heart lively sentiments of faith, hope, and charity, true contrition for my sins, and a firm purpose of amendment...
Page 133 - Therefore I say to you, be not solicitous for your life, what you shall eat, nor for your body, what you shall put on.

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