“Human beings, while capable of the worst, are also capable of rising above themselves, choosing again what is good, and making a new start, despite their mental and social conditioning.”
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"Integral development and now integral ecology are all about making wholes where artificial and fallacious divisions have grown up over centuries."
"Living our vocation to be protectors of God's handiwork is essential to a life of virtue; it is not an optional or a secondary aspect of our Christian experience."
“You give but little when you give of your possessions. It is when you give of yourself that you truly give.”
"Being called is about recognizing a need and filling it. That need is not just in the world, it’s also in yourself."
". . . all of us are linked by unseen bonds and together form a kind of universal family, a sublime communion which fills us with a sacred, affectionate and humble respect."
"Carrying a pack -lost hopes and dreams, a labor of love. The woman sets out for new horizons; strength and faith lead the way."
"St. Therese of Lisieux invites us to practice the little way of love, not to miss out on a kind word, a smile or any small gesture which sows peace and friendship."
"I once heard something beautiful: The Earth is not an inheritance that we receive from our parents, but a loan that our children give to us, in order that we safeguard it and make it flourish and return it to them. The Earth is generous and holds back nothing from those who safeguard it."
"As stewards of God’s creation, we are called to make the earth a beautiful garden for the human family. When we destroy our forests, ravage our soil and pollute our seas, we betray that noble calling."
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