“The supernatural life in man has three main currents: the reality of God, which surpasses all natural knowledge, manifests itself … More
“Because God wills and affirms things, man and the universe as a whole, therefore and solely for this reason they … More
“What matters to us, beyond mere existence, is the explicit confirmation: It is good that you exist; how wonderful that … More
“It is God who in the act of creation anticipated all conceivable human love and said: I will you to … More
“‘Love’ includes and is based upon a preexistent relation between the lover and the beloved; that, in other words, no … More
“Eros: this Greek word, which has been taken into all European languages, is far more ambiguous than it is usually … More
Though he slay me, I will hope in him.
“One of the most central concepts from the moral philosophy of the High Middle Ages is that of acedia, which … More
There are two things that kill the soul, despair and false hope.
“Human existence and everything that immediately pertains to it have the structure of hope” (A Brief Reader on the Virtues … More