THE true servants of Jesus Christ neither have, nor desire to have, anything but Christ. Christ lived poor, and he at last died poor; for Joseph of Arimathea was obliged to give him a burial-place, and others out of charity provided a sheet in which to wrap his dead body.
From Thoughts from St Alphonsus for Every Day
Compiled by Rev. C. McNeiry, C.SS.R.
Imprimatur: Joseph Hull, C.SS.R., Prov. Angl. Sup.
Nihil Obstat: Innocentlus Apap, O.P., S.T.M., Censor Deptutatus.
Imprimatur: Edm. Can. Surmont, Vicarius Generalis.
Westmonasterii, Die 9a Junii, 1927.
First published 1927