Preparatory exercises for the religious profession; a series of meditations on the vows of religion, and the sacred passion of our Lord, tr. by a member of the Ursuline community, Blackrock, Cork
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Page 255 - After this, Jesus knowing that all things were now accomplished, that the scripture might be fulfilled, saith, I thirst.
Page 236 - They said therefore among themselves, Let us not rend it, but cast lots for it, whose .it shall be : that the scripture might be fulfilled, which saith, They parted my raiment among them, and for my vesture they did cast lots.
Page 223 - Thou couldest have no power at all against me, except it were given thee from above : therefore he that delivered me unto thee hath the greater sin.
Page 237 - This title then read many of the Jews: for the place where Jesus was crucified was nigh to the city: and it was written in Hebrew, and Greek, and Latin. Then said the chief priests of the Jews to Pilate, Write not, The King of the Jews; but that He said, I am King of the Jews.
Page 32 - When the poor and needy seek water, and there is none, and their tongue faileth for thirst, I the Lord will hear them, I the God of Israel will not forsake them. I will open rivers in high places, and fountains in the midst of the valleys : I will make the wilderness a pool of water, and the dry land springs of water.
Page 114 - But that the world may know that I love the Father, and as the Father gave me commandment, even so I do ; Arise, let us go hence.
Page 135 - Holy Father, keep them in Thy Name whom Thou hast given Me, that they may be one, as We also are.
Page 93 - Thus saith the LORD, thy Redeemer, the Holy One of Israel ; I am the LORD thy God which teacheth thee to profit, which leadeth thee by the way that thou shouldest go.
Page 25 - These are they whom we had some time in derision, and for a parable of reproach. We fools esteemed their life madness, and their end without honour. Behold, how they are numbered among the children of God, and their lot is among the saints.
Page 89 - Thou shalt also be a crown of glory in the hand of the LORD, and a royal diadem in the hand of thy God.