Posts tagged "St. Alphonsus Liguori"

A Sobering Reflection by St. Alphonsus Liguori

We are now at the end of 1761.  Today the New Year of 1762 had begun.  How many saw the beginning of the year that has just gone but did not live to see its end!  We should give thanks to God that we are allowed to see its conclusion.  But do we know whether... Read more »

Alphonsus Liguori (1607-1787)

Contradictions, sickness, scruples, spiritual aridity, and all the inner and outward torments are the chisel with which God carves his statues for paradise.  – Alphonsus Liguoiri  

What's Missing In The Fr. Pfleger Controversy?

I have read so many articles about Fr. Michael Pfleger now that my head is spinning!  Even if you’re not Catholic or even vaguely interested in this story, it will pop up on the internet or in print.   But through everything I’ve read, I got the feeling that something was missing.  Something wasn’t right.... Read more »