"Let us remember that a small step in the midst of great human limitations can be more pleasing to God than a life which appears outwardly in order but moves through the day without confronting great difficulties" Pope Francis
the dark of deepest purgatory, not a picnic, but better than hell
"It is especially the figure of Mary that allowed them to "bridge the unbridgeable", Linda sums up. The two women exchanged books and a DVD on "Notre-Dame". "And we were able to determine the extent to which the figure of Mary presents more similarities than differences between us," explains Linda.
the reign of the Kingdom of God on earth as it is in heaven.
"Today, Kim is 53. Her beautiful kimono hides the deep scars on her back and arms while her beautiful smile tries to hide the pain she still deals with daily."" "And when I read in John 14:6, where Jesus say, 'I am the way, the truth and the life, no man comes to the Father except by Me,' I was really confused," she told Griffith. "Oh, my religion different and why Jesus say that? I keep searching. And finally in Christmas 1982, I became a Christian."
"How did that help you forgive the people that dropped the bombs that burned you?" Griffith asked.
"The picture of Jesus Christ when they put Him on the cross and they kill Him, so Jesus say, Father, forgive them, they don't know what they are doing," she replied.
"So that picture, that words, Lord, help me to do the same thing like you did. And I started to pray for my enemies, and the more I prayed for my enemies the softer my heart became," she said."
'The signs of the times are all around you. Just open your eyes and you will see.' 3/22/16
Horror as China tears down THOUSANDS of crucifixes in crude bid to eradicate Christianity