The life of the venerable Anna Maria Taigi
Burns and Oates, 1873 - 414 pages
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able already Anna Maria appeared Blessed body called Cardinal cause character charity Christian Church common confessor confidence continually conversion daughter death desire devotion divine Domenico earth effect exercise expressed eyes fact faith Father favoured frequently gift give given grace hand heard heart holy hope human husband instance Italy kind knew known light lived look Lord manifested manner matter means mind mother mysterious nature never object observed obtain occasion offer once pains passed perfect persons poor possessed prayers praying present priest Raffaele reason received regard religious remain remarkable respect Rome saints says secret seemed seen servant servant of God soul speak spiritual sufferings supernatural tell things thought tion told took true Venerable virtue whole wife witness woman
Page 92 - To one is given through the Spirit the utterance of wisdom, and to another the utterance of knowledge according to the same Spirit, to another faith by the same Spirit, to another...
Page 334 - For unto every one that hath shall be given, and he shall have abundance : but from him that hath not, even that which he hath shall be taken away.
Page 409 - Pontifidi, which contain large extracts from the Processes. Various prophecies attributed to her and other holy persons have been collected in an Appendix. * Of all the series of deeply-interesting biographies which the untiring zeal and piety of Mr. Healy Thompson has given...
Page 212 - Who now rejoice in my sufferings for you, and fill up those things that are wanting of the sufferings of Christ, in my flesh for his body, which is the church...
Page 388 - Come and behold ye the works of the Lord : what wonders He hath done upon earth, making wars to cease even to the end of the earth.
Page 310 - from the face of him that sitteth on the throne, and from ' the wrath of the Lamb : for the great day of their wrath ' is come ; and who is able to stand?
Page 409 - Gives full particulars of his marvellous virtue in an agreeable form.* — Catholic Times. * A good book for our Catholic young men, teaching how they can sanctify the secular state.' — Catholic Opinion. ' Edifying and instructive, a beacon and guide to those whose walks are in the ways of the world, who toil and strive to win Christian perfection/ — Ulster Examiner* BY BURNS AND GATES.
Page 388 - Be still then, and know that I am God; * I will be exalted among the nations, and I will be exalted in the earth.
Page 72 - Behold he standeth behind our wall, looking through the windows, looking through the lattices. Behold my beloved speaketh to me : Arise, make haste, my love, my dove, my beautiful one, and come. For winter is now past, the rain is over and gone. The flowers have appeared in our land, the time of pruning is come, the voice of the turtle is heard in our land : the...
Page 387 - The stream of the river maketh the city of God joyful : the most High hath sanctified his own tabernacle. 6 God is in the midst thereof, it shall not be moved: God will help it in the morning early.