Difference between revisions of "Maxims and Sayings of St. Philip Neri"

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maxim[2][14] = "Let a man always think that he has God before his eyes.";
 
maxim[2][14] = "Let a man always think that he has God before his eyes.";
 
maxim[2][15] = "When a man is in an occasion of sin, let him look what he is doing, get himself out of the occasion, and avoid the sin.";
 
maxim[2][15] = "When a man is in an occasion of sin, let him look what he is doing, get himself out of the occasion, and avoid the sin.";
maxim[2][16] = "There is nothing good in this world: <i> Vanitas vanitatum, et omnia vanitas</i>(\"Vanity of vanities; all things are vanity\").";
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maxim[2][16] = "There is nothing good in this world: <i> Vanitas vanitatum, et omnia vanitas</i> (\"Vanity of vanities; all things are vanity\").";
 
maxim[2][17] = "We must die at last.";
 
maxim[2][17] = "We must die at last.";
 
maxim[2][18] = "Beginners in religion ought to exercise themselves principally in meditation on the Four Last Things.";
 
maxim[2][18] = "Beginners in religion ought to exercise themselves principally in meditation on the Four Last Things.";

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Virgin Mary, Mother of God

Maxims from September 7 and 8
To obtain the protection of our Blessed Lady in our most urgent wants, it is very useful to say sixty-three times, after the fashion of a Rosary, “Virgin Mary, Mother of God, pray to Jesus for me.”
When we make this prayer to our Blessed Lady, we give her every possible praise in the least possible compass, because we call her by her name of MARY, and give her those two great titles of Virgin, and Mother of God, and then name JESUS, the fruit of her most pure womb.