Divine Mercy

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Hope, Theological Virtue

Hope Hope, in its widest acceptation, is described as the desire of something together with the expectation of obtaining it. The Scholastics say that it is a movement of the appetite towards a future good, which though hard to attain is possible of attainment. Consideration of this state of soul is limited in this article to...

Divine Mercy

Divine Mercy The Divine Mercy is a devotion to Jesus Christ associated with the apparitions of Jesus to Faustina Kowalska. The venerated image under this Christological title refers to what Kowalska’s diary describes as “God’s loving mercy” towards all people, especially for sinners.[1][2] Kowalska was granted the title “Secretary of Mercy” by the Holy See in the Jubilee Year of 2000.[3][4][5] Kowalska...

Is Man’s Weakness And Impotence An Appeal For Divine Help?

Is Man’s Weakness And Impotence An Appeal For Divine Help? Man, among the creatures, is much like a tender child. His strength originates in his weakness and his power in his impotence. It is on account of this want of strength and power that the whole of creation has been...

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General Arguments About The Resurrection

General Arguments About The Resurrection Universal Wisdom Requires the Resurrection God is absolutely free to do what He wills, and no one can call Him to account. Being All-Wise, He acts with absolute purpo­siveness and wisdom, and never does something that is in vain, futile, or pointless. When we analyze...

The Virtue of Hope

The Virtue of Hope In his preface to the Holy Father’s Crossing the Threshold of Hope, Vittorio Messori remarks that John Paul is so impatient in his apostolic zeal that he “wants to shout from the rooftops (today crowded with television antennae) that there is hope, that it has been...

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