Monday, June 01, 2009

Principles and Practices -
Counsels, Meditation, Reflection,

Christian Sweetness

It is the sweetness not of manner, or of phrase, or of look that forms this quality, but the sweetness of mind, of heart, of soul, distilled through every sense and every pore: for, in one word, it is the suavity of charity.

-Cardinal Wiseman.
From Principles and Practices
Compiled by Rev. J. Hogan of The Catholic Missionary Society
Published by Burns Oates & Washbourne Ltd., Publishers To The Holy See
Nihil Obstat; Eduardus J. Mahoney, S.T.D. Censor deputatus.
Imprimatur; Edm. Can. Surmont, Vicarius generalis.
First printed in 1930

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