Friday, July 23, 2010

Principles and Practices - July 24

Regularity Is Essential

As the natura1 life must be fed, developed, and disciplined if it is to attain to its full strength and usefulness, so must the spiritual life.

And as the natural life, if neglected, will run to seed, so will the spiritual life.

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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