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EXAMPLES of VIRTUES
Abandonment and Trust in God
A beggar teaches the theologian Taulère the secret of true holiness.
Trials detach us from the earth and prepare us for treasures in Heaven.
Fidelity and Application
Humility and Simplicity
Love of contempt in Saint John of God
In order to imitate his Savior, Saint John of God embraces all contempt.
Abbot Serapion was visited by a monk who, at every word, called himself a sinner and unworthy of the religious habit he wore.
Contempt for the world
Forgiveness of offenses
Jesus tells us, "If you forgive men their trespasses, your heavenly Father will also forgive you..."
He is my enemy! But I cannot hate him, for the missionary Father said to me: If your enemy is hungry, give him food; if he is thirsty, give him drink...
An irreducible hatred is transformed into friendship by the Hearts of Jesus and Mary.
Patience and Kindness
This great Saint fought so heroically against his natural impatience that he became the "Saint of gentleness".
Ill-treated, outraged in every way, he accepts everything with love to imitate Jesus Christ.
God works a greater miracle when He makes us practice virtue than when He heals us of our sufferings.