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Thursday, 30 January 2014

THURSDAY THOUGHTS 30.1.13


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Self-rejection is the greatest enemy of the spiritual life because it contradicts the sacred voice that calls us the 
"Beloved" - Brennan Manning
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Shared with the crew at the Weekend Brew!


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3 comments:

mamas*little*treasures said...

Hi there! Thanks for stopping by to visit me at mamas*little*treasures - I love the quote you posted today. It is so good to be reminded of that, because we so often worry way too much about what others think of us . . . . and then that affects the way we think about ourselves. Thanks for sharing! Nina @ mamas*little*treasures

Lucy said...

That is a beautiful quote! As it happens, I just read it along with a friend in our little book group. It is from Henri Nouwen's book, "Discernment: Reading the Signs of Daily Life," on p.26. It's a wonderful, compassionate book, as I know you can imagine, since you have shown me others of his books! I'm currently reading his "With Open Hands," which you recommended. With gratitude, lucy

Faith Hope Cherrytea said...

THanks, Nina - so true!

Thanks, Lucy , for filling me in on the source book! Appreciate your recommendation... and hapPy to have successfully done the same for you =)

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