Tuesday, December 1, 2009

The Sayings of Light and Love (165)

"If you desire to be perfect, sell your will, give it to the poor in spirit, come to Christ in meekness and humility, and follow him to Calvary and the sepulcher."

St. John of the Cross







Source:

St. John of the Cross, Collected Works

Revised Edition
Translated by:
Kieran Kavanaugh, OCD
Otilio Rodriguez, OCD


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