Quote for the Week

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It is a glorious destiny to be a member of the human race, though it is a race dedicated to many absurdities and one which makes many terrible mistakes: yet, with all that, God Himself gloried in becoming a member of the human race. A member of the human race! To think that such a commonplace realization should suddenly seem like news that one holds the winning ticket in a cosmic sweepstake.

–Thomas Merton, Conjectures of a Guilty Bystander

Posted on 11/05/2014, in Catholicism, Christianity, religion and tagged , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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