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The Life of St. Lewis Bertrand: Friar Preacher of the Order of St. Dominic ... - Page 307

Bertrand Arthur Henry Wilberforce, Bertrand Wilberforce - Christian saints - 1882 - 460 pages
This answer was intended to try the Saint's humility, but far from resenting the
suggestion of diabolical delusion, he made a gesture of assent, raised his eyes to
heaven, ejaculating earnestly, " Yes, indeed, it is very necessary to commend the
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The Irish Monthly, Volume 16 - Page 714

injuries nor flatteries. If you die to the world and to yourself, you will begin to live
to Christ." Humility, which another saint declares is the only virtue no devil can
imitate, and the secret of the strength by which the saints have won their greatest
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Lives and Legends of the Great Hermits and Fathers of the Church, with Other ... - Page 23

N. D'Anvers - Christian art and symbolism - 1902 - 322 pages
Many quaint stories are told illustrative of the humility which seems to have been
the chief characteristic of St. Arsenius. He began his ... On the approach of death,
the great humility of the Saint made him fear that even now he might be shut ST.
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Sermons on Selected Lessons of the New Testament, Volume 2 - Page 949

Saint Augustine (Bishop of Hippo.) - Apostolic Fathers - 1875 - 485 pages
Saint Augustine (Bishop of Hippo.) yet denied of themselves ; in lying humility.
949 3. But tell us, before we search in what sense the Apostle SEHM. spake
these words ; tell us, I say, whether ye are righteous, r[g* ^ ] or not? They answer,
" We ...
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City of God...: The Divine History and Life of the Virgin ..., Volumes 1-2 - Page 456

María de Jesús (de Agreda, sor) - 1914
To discourse worthily of the other virtues, especially of the humility and of the
frugality and of the poverty of most holy Mary, ... All that the angels and the saints
themselves could comprehend and practice of the virtue of humility, cannot equal
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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,
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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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Gregory the Great: His Place in History and Thought, Volume 1 - Page 350

Frederick Homes Dudden - Church history - 1905 - 476 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 Catholics of York Under Elizabeth - Page 372

John Morris - Catholics - 1891 - 498 pages
... His saint, and comfort and imitation of good people, I will briefly touch some
particular virtues wherein I saw her most to excel. CHAPTER III. OF HER
she became ...
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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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