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The living Spirit
When I sing in my verses of the happiness of heaven and of the eternal possession of God, I feel no joy. I sing out of what I wish to believe.
The Gospel of Christ recognises the existence of human infirmities. It recognises and denounces them with penetrating and often fierce sincerity.
Christ died and rose once for all, and for everyone, but the power of the Resurrection, this passover from slavery to evil to the freedom of goodness, must be accomplished in every age, in our concrete existence, in our everyday lives.
Blessed are the poor in spirit … blessed are the meek.