Edith Stein Quotes

Quotes : 10

English

God


My longing for truth was a single prayer.

By : Edith Stein

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Those who join the Carmelite Order are not lost to their near and dear ones, but have been won for them, because it is our vocation to intercede to God for everyone.

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Every true prayer is a prayer of the Church

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As for what concerns our relations with our fellow men, the anguish in our neighbor's soul must break all precept. All that we do is a means to an end, but love is an end in itself, because God is love.

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In order to be an image of God, the spirit must turn to what is eternal, hold it in spirit, keep it in memory, and by loving it, embrace it in the will.

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On the question of relating to our fellowman - our neighbor's spiritual need transcends every commandment. Everything else we do is a means to an end. But love is an end already, since God is love.

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One could say that in case of need, every normal and healthy woman is able to hold a position. And there is no profession which cannot be practiced by a woman.

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The limitless loving devotion to God, and the gift God makes of Himself to you, are the highest elevation of which the heart is capable

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The nation... doesn't simply need what we have. It needs what we are.

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If anyone comes to me, I want to lead them to Him.

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