Evening Meditations for Whit Thursday ~ St Alphonsus Liguori

The fifth and most necessary means for the spiritual life, and for obtaining the love of Jesus Christ is prayer of petition. In the first place, I say that by this means God convinces us of the great love He bears us. What greater proof of affection can a person give to a friend than to say to him, “My friend, ask anything you like of me, and I will give it to you”?

Today’s ✠Challoner Meditation: Whit Thursday

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Spiritual Reading for Whit Thursday ~ St Alphonsus Liguori

My Lord Jesus Christ, Who for the love which Thou bearest to men, remainest night and day in this Sacrament full of compassion and of love, awaiting, calling, and welcoming all who come to visit; Thee; I believe that Thou art present in the Sacrament of the Altar.

Morning Meditation for Whit Thursday ~ St Alphonsus Liguori

St. Paul says that God, by becoming Man, showed the world how far His goodness and kindness towards us went. But by giving Himself to us in the Blessed Sacrament He makes us know the depths of the tenderness of His love towards us. Does it not, says St. Augustine, seem madness Jesus Christ to say to us: Eat my flesh; drink my blood?

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