The most beautiful stories...
When dinner was not ready, the magistrate became angry with his wife. To calm him down and get him to be patient, she offers him a book to read. The magistrate became even angrier, threw the book on the floor, and became furious with everyone in the house.
“You acquired much glory at the siege of Pamplona and you pass today for one of the most illustrious warriors of Spain. Do not destroy your reputation, do not dishonor your family by a folly unworthy of you…”
At the age of thirty-two, an affair brought him to Paris, and there he saw himself humiliated in his two dearest passions, pride and libertinism.
A Wonderful Conquest of Mary, Mother of Mercy – Conversion of the famous pianist Hermann Cohen
In the midst of danger, a military baron regains courage by singing hymns in honor of the Mother of God.
Some people who would not admit religious truths at any price, believe the most absurd assertions with an unusual naivety.
Christoph Willibald von Gluck was a devout Christian before he was an eminent musician.
Haydn and Mozart, two musical geniuses, recited the rosary every day.
Often the courage of faith is at first met with mockery or trouble, but sooner or later it wins the esteem and respect of even the most ill-intentioned.