What does it mean to be an apostle?
6 phrases that will help us understand this call

Author: Staff | Source: La Oración

"Now you are light in the Lord. Live as children of light. "

-              Saint Paul


"The life of the apostolic man is a life of prayer."

-              Dom J.B. Chautard


"Precisely now, in that the dominant relativist culture renounces and despises the search for truth, which is the highest aspiration of the human spirit, we must propose with courage and humility the universal value of Christ, as savior of all men and source of hope for our life. "


-              Benedict XVI


"My supernatural life is the Life of Jesus Christ for Faith, Hope and Charity, because Jesus is the meritorious, exemplary and final cause, and as Word, with the Father and the Holy Spirit, the efficient cause of grace sanctifying in our souls. "


-              Dom J.B. Chautard


"Elevated by the Creator to the dignity of his cooperator, the apostle will become an agent of supernatural operations, but on condition that only Jesus appears. The more he disappears and takes care not to appear, the more Jesus will manifest himself. "


-              Dom J.B. Chautard


"Certainly the heart of the apostle must bleed at the sight of the tribulations that the Church suffers; but there is no resemblance between his sufferings and those of man who lacks a supernatural spirit. The proof is in the attitude and activity of the latter when the difficulties arise, and in their impatience, despondency and despair, and sometimes annihilation before the irreparable ruins. "


-              Dom J.B. Chautard

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