Alphonsus Liguori – Who is there that ever…

Who is there that ever receives a gift and tries to make bargains about it…


“Who is there that ever receives a gift and tries to make bargains about it? Let us, then, return thanks for what He has bestowed on us. Who can tell whether, if we had had a larger share of ability or stronger health, we should not have possessed them to our destruction.”
-Alphonsus Liguori

Alphonsus Liguori – Just as a mother finds…

Just as a mother finds pleasure in taking her little child on her lap, there…


“Just as a mother finds pleasure in taking her little child on her lap, there to feed and caress him, in like manner our loving God shows His fondness for His beloved souls who have given themselves entirely to Him and have placed all their hope in His goodness.”
-Alphonsus Liguori