A Continual Feast: Words of Comfort and Celebration, by Jan Karon

By Jan Karon

For years, Mitford’s Father Tim Kavanagh has transcribed into his dog-eared journals phrases of knowledge, religion, and encouragement. Written in his personal hand or typed on his idiosyncratic Royal typewriter, a continuous ceremonial dinner includes the vigorous principles, good judgment, profound knowledge, and simple sturdy humor he has gleaned from the likes of C. S. Lewis, Emily Dickinson, William Blake, Helen Keller, G. okay. Chesterton, and may Rogers, to call quite a few. including its profitable better half quantity, Patches of Godlight, Father Tim’s most up-to-date quote magazine is bound facts of the reality of an access from Lord Byron: “A small drop of ink produces that which makes hundreds of thousands think.” “The pleased center has a continuing feast.” —Proverbs 15: 15 NIV

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John Chapman, Eng. Benedictine monk It is always springtime in the heart that loves God. Jean-Baptiste -Marie Vianney, Fr priest, 1786-1859 Moses dialogues with God, hammers down, gets into relationship with the Almighty: . Oh! Teach us to live well ! Teach us to live wisely and well ! . Surprise us with love at daybreak: Then we’ll skip and dance all the day long. Make up for the bad times with some good times; We’ve seen enough ev§l to last a lifetime. Let your servants see what you’re best at- The ways you rule and bless your children.

Hepburn in The African Queen If we are going to be made into wine, we will have to be crushed ; you cannot drink grapes. , Sept. 30 The very cream of Chambers The preaching of the gospel awakens an intense resentment because it must reveal that I am unholy; but it also awakens an intense craving. , Sept 1 Unless in the first waking moment of the day you learn to fling the door wide back and let God in, you will work on a wrong level all day; but swing the door wide ... and pray to your Father...

Holly Springs, July 28. . In daily life we must see that it is not happiness that makes us grateful, but gratefulness that makes us happy. Unknown Yes ! You must plough with such oxen as you have. s e Y , Again English proverb What do we live for, if not to make the world less difficult for each other? George Eliot Carry each other’s burdens, and in this way you will fulfill the law of Christ. Galatians 6:2, N1V Above all, love each other deeply, because love covers over a multitude of sins. 1 Peter 4:8 N1 V Love makes all hard hearts gentle.

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