Jesus answered, “You say I am a king. For this I was born and for this I came into the world, to testify to the truth. Everyone who belongs to the truth listens to my voice.” - John 18:37 (Photo/S. Bakkila)
“We pray that all who are anointed with these oils and all the priests who will anoint with these oils may know that the spirit of the Lord is upon them." - from Bishop Walkowiak's Chrism Mass Homily (Photo/J. Tramontana)
"He became poor, so that by his poverty you might become rich."
- Theme for Pope Francis' Lenten Message, cf. 2 Cor. 8:9 (CNS photo/L'Osservatore Romano via Reuters)
“Our baptism has changed us, given us a new and glorious hope, and empowered us to bring God’s redeeming love to all..." - Pope Francis (Weekly General Audience, January 2014)
"I understood that if all the lowly flowers wished to be roses, nature would no longer be enamelled with lovely hues. And so it is in the world of souls, our Lord's living garden.” - St. Therese of Lisieux (Flickr photo "Snowdrops" by Anguskirk)