FINDING TRUTH WHEREVER IT MAY BE FOUND: This week's quotes come from the last meeting of the St. Sebastian Chesterton Society. We finished reading "Manalive" this past month.
QUOTE I: "For a mystic holds that two worlds are better than one."
QUOTE II: "With our weak spirits we should grow old in eternity of we were not kept young by death. Providence has to cut immortality into lengths for us, as nurses cut the bread and butter into fingers."
QUOTE III: "'I don't deny,' he said, 'that there should be priests to remind men that they will one day die. I only say that at certain strange epochs it is necessary to have another kind of priests, called poets, actually to remind men that they are not dead yet.'"
QUOTE IV: "Marriage is a duel to the death, which no man of honour should decline."
IN OTHER NEWS:
Tom took this picture of the St. Sebastian windows on a beautiful day. Thank you for sharing.
You can watch the Chrism Mass taking place in the diocese of Cleveland today streaming live on your computer! See more here.
Mary sent this article in about a controversial talk given by a nun at a Catholic high school. (My how times have changed!) Read more here.
From the Diocese of Cleveland Enewsletter an interesting tidbit: "Across the 186 parishes in the Diocese of Cleveland, new members will be welcomed into the Catholic Faith at the 9:00 p.m. Easter vigils on Saturday evening, April the 19th. This is a one hundred fold increase in new members as compared to a year ago and the Diocese's Evangelization Office and Office for Worship attribute a portion of the upturn to the . . ." Read more here.