Wednesday, August 19, 2009

Principles and Practices - August 20

The Highest Motive

The ordinary disposition of the will varies greatly in different people. In him who is filled with divine love the habitual disposition is a fixed determination to live only for God and to concede nothing to nature but that which God per­mits, and which is necessary for the fulfilment of his duties.

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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