Monthly Archives: April 2013

Understanding Ourselves

It is no small pity, and should cause us no little shame, that, through our own fault, we do not understand ourselves, or know who we are. Would it not be a sign of great ignorance, my daughters, if a

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The Image of God

” . . . He himself says, He created us in His image and likeness. Now if this is so–and it is–there is no point in our fatiguing ourselves by attempting to comprehend the beauty of this castle; for, though

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Shekinah

Then the people stood at a distance, while Moses drew near to the thick darkness where God was. (Exodus 20.21) On that day you will know that I am in my Father, and you in me, and I in you.

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The Beauty and Dignity of Our Souls

Now if we think carefully over this, sisters, the soul of a righteous man is nothing but a paradise, in which, as God tells us, He takes great delight. For what do you think a room will be like that

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