By what is the soul received into the bosom of the Eternal Father?
What casts us into the deepest abyss, into the company of the brutes and of reprobate spirits?
What does St. Thomas teach about the grace of a single soul?
More inconsiderate of whom do they lose an inheritance greater than the world for the sake of a miserable momentary enjoyment?
We are awe-stricken at an hour’s eclipse of the sun; at an earthquake that buries a whole city; at a pestilential disease that swiftly carries off men and beasts in great number. Yet what occurrence is far worse, which we behold thousands of times every day without emotion?
By permitting what do we disregard grace?
Esteem for eternal things will increase in us in the same degree as that for the what diminishes?