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Daily Inspiration

Whoever wishes to come after me must …
take up his cross, and follow me.

Matthew 16:24

On the Cross Jesus Christ was utterly alone,
surrounded by evildoers and mockers.

Dietrich Bonhoeffer

No path of redemption
can make a detour
around the cross.

Hans Urs von Balthasar

We have never preached violence,
except the violence of love,
which left Christ nailed to a cross.

Oscar Romero

Whoever boasts, should boast in the Lord.

1 Corinthians 1:31

Boasting of God is perfect …
when we take no pride in our own righteousness.

St Basil the Great

Let him who boasts boast about this:
that he understands and knows me, that I am the Lord.

Jeremiah 9:24

True boasting in the Lord
is actually boasting of the Lord.

S. Michael Houdmann